The United Services Union represents local government, energy, airline and clerical and administrative employees throughout NSW.

Local Government and Energy & Utilities Members

The main Award covering Local Government members is the Local Government (State) Award 2023.

The Local Government (State) Award 2023 [updated 260623] can be downloaded here.

There are many additional Awards and Agreements in place for members of the USU, both in Local Government and the Energy Industry. Members should ring the Union on 1300 136 604 or email our Support Team at

Private Sector and Airlines Members

Our members work in financial institutions, call centres, airports, legal companies, road transport companies & small business. Members are covered by a range of State and Federal Awards and Agreements.

If you have an inquiry about your Award or Agreement please email our Support Team at or call them on 1300 136 604.