In addition to our industrial services, the ETU provides a number of extra benefits to members at no extra cost, these include.
The ETU owns a number of holiday cabins at Nambucca Heads on the NSW North Coast for the exclusive use by ETU members.
These cabins are available at discount rates to provide ETU members with the opportunity to enjoy affordable family holiday’s.
To book a cabin contact the ETU office on 02 9267 4844 and talk to one of our membership services staff.
ETU Education Scholarships
Getting a good education is important for our members and their families but the cost associated with university and private studies can be inhibitive and that’s why the ETU offer education scholarships to assist members and their families in getting a good education but without the cost burden.
The ETU offer six general scholarships every single year with each scholarship valued at $2,000. These scholarships are available to ETU members, their children and their grandchildren. To qualify, you must be enrolled in studies in an approved course at a registered training organisation at diploma level or higher.
To apply for one of six annual general scholarships download the application form. Conditions apply (see application form). Applications are being accepted for 2017 and close at 4.30pm Friday 30 June, 2017. Successful applicants to be notified by 31 July, 2017.
NEW Law is a law firm jointly owned by the ETU NSW Branch and the NSW Nurses and Midwives Association. NEW Law provides ETU members with competitive legal services in all areas of law.
If you have a legal issue including matters such as criminal charges, a civil law case to family law or just need a will drawn up call the ETU for a referral to NEW Law who can assist you in all legal matters. Call the ETU for a referral on 02 9267 4844.
Journey Cover Insurance
The ETU now provides free journey cover insurance to all financial members in NSW and the ACT.
Following changes to the workers compensation laws ordinary workers in NSW are no longer covered for accidents or injuries that are sustained while travelling to or from work.
The ETU has stepped in to re-instate journey cover for financial ETU members. For more information on Journey Cover Insurance visit the Industrial Support section of this website.
Distress & Mortality Payment
The ETU provides nominal payments to the relatives of deceased ETU members, terms and conditions apply contact your nearest ETU office for further information.