A statement on 14 October 2019 confirmed the following timetable for the Annual Wage Review 2019–20.
|13 March 2020||
Closing date for lodging submissions
|9 April 2020||Closing date for lodging reply submissions and any submissions relating to data published after 13 March 2020|
|10 April–13 April 2020||Easter Break|
|5 May 2020||Closing date for expressions of interest in taking part in the final consultations|
|15 May 2020*||Closing date for lodging supplementary submissions limited to matters arising from the Budget|
|19 May–20 May 2020||Final consultations in Melbourne (19 May 2020) and Sydney (20 May 2020)|
* This date has been set on the assumption that the Budget for 2020–21 will be handed down on the second Tuesday of May, 12 May 2020, consistent with usual practice.