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Employment Conditions and Benefits

Conditions of Employment

Find out all about the full terms and conditions of employment that we offer through our current University of Canberra Enterprise Agreement 2023 - 2026.



We offer nationally competitive remuneration, that includes annual salary increments within salary bands and annual salary increases.


We provide leading superannuation contributions for our employees. Eligible UC employees (excluding casuals) are entitled to receive 17% employer superannuation contributions. All new employees have the option of electing to stay with their current or preferred superannuation fund, or join UniSuper, the industry fund dedicated to the Tertiary Education sector.

Salary Packaging

We provide employees access to salary packaging options, that allows for pre-tax deductions to be made which may provide tax benefits for our employees. Employees benefit from the ability to salary package superannuation, childcare services on campus and campus parking. We also offer the option to salary package vehicles via novated lease or self-managed leases, in addition to other eligible benefits.

Corporate Discounts and Programs

We have partnered with various corporations and businesses to provide staff with online and retail discounts across an extensive range of goods and services.

Airline Lounge Memberships

UC staff can purchase discounted airline memberships for Qantas Club and Virgin Australia Lounges

Car Rental Discounts

Thrifty Truck and Car Rental and Avis Car Rental offer UC Employees exclusive discounted rates on their various services.

Corporate Vehicle Programs

We have partnered with a range of motor vehicle companies to offer our employees additional benefits when purchasing a new vehicle.

Corporate Health Plan

We have partnered with Bupa to offer our Employees the security and protection of private health cover with great corporate benefits.

Office365 Subscription

The Microsoft Home Use Program allows UC employees to purchase annual subscriptions to Microsoft 365 Family or Personal discounted prices for use on personal devices.

IT Offers

Our recognised partners offer UC Employees significant discounts on a range of personal devices.