RELATIONS COMMISSION Trading (Allowable Hours) Act 1990 National Retail Association Limited, Union of Employers (Matter No. TH/2014/23) APPLICATION TO AMEND ORDER - TRADING HOURS - NON-EXEMPT SHOPS TRADING BY RETAIL - STATE MERGING 14 ZONES WITHIN SOUTH EAST QUEENSLAND AREA VICE PRESIDENT LINNANE 15 December 2014 NOTICE NOTICE is hereby given that an application has been made by National Retail Association Limited, Union of Employers, to the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission under the Trading (Allowable Hours) Act 1990, for an amendment of the trading hours fixed by the order, Trading Hours - Non-Exempt Shops Trading By Retail - State, as follows: "1. To merge as many different zones as possible, within the South East Queensland, into a single, harmonised area with one set of rules, with consistent allowable hours from Monday through to Saturday: By deleting clause 3.2(2) South East Queensland Area (excluding the Inner City of Brisbane and the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast Areas) order and inserting the following in lieu thereof: (2) South East Queensland Area Opening Time Closing Time Monday to Saturday 7.00 a.m. 9.00 p.m. Sunday (excluding Easter Sunday) 9.00 a.m. 6.00 p.m. Public Holidays (as defined) 9.00 a.m. 6.00 p.m. (excluding Good Friday, 25 April, Labour Day, and 25 December) Notwithstanding the opening and closing times prescribed herein for public holidays, the opening and closing times for non-exempt shops on Easter Saturday shall be: Easter Saturday 8.00 a.m. 6.00 p.m." That there be a call over before Vice President Linnane at the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission, Level 21, Central Plaza 2, 66 Eagle Street (corner Elizabeth & Creek Streets), Brisbane, on 13 January 2015, at Sittings commencing at 12 noon. Any Industrial Organisation, other organisation or person claiming to be interested in the proceeding may apply to the Industrial Registrar, GPO Box 373, Brisbane, Qld., 4001, Phone No. 3227 8060, Fax No. 3221 6074, Email firstname.lastname@example.org for leave to appear and be heard therein by 12 noon on Monday 12 January 2015. Any interested person or body may obtain a copy of the application, the Directions Order and any further particulars from the Applicant. Dated 15 December 2014. M. Leonard Acting Deputy Industrial Registrar.