Australian Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Workers' Union

Identity area

Type of entity

Trade union

Authorized form of name

Australian Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Workers' Union

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Workers' Union
  • United Voice

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1992 -

History

The Australian Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Workers' Union was formed in 1992 as an amalgamation of the Federated Miscellaneous Workers' Union of Australia and the Federated Liquor and Allied Industries Employees' Union of Australia. Further amalgamations were with the Pastrycooks, Bakers, Biscuitmakers and Allied Trades Union in 1993, the Ambulance Employees' Association of Victoria in 1994 and the Bakery Employees and Salesmen's Federation of Australia in 1995. It was also known as the Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Union or LHMU. It was renamed United Voice on 1 March 2011.

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Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Representation for bakers, bar staff, brewery workers, childcare workers, cleaners, cooks, factory workers, laundry employees, waiters

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

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Control area

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Rules and/or conventions used

Status

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description 17 October 2012

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Sources

Australian Trade Union Archives website: www.atua.org.au
United Voice website: www.unitedvoice.org.au/about/history

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