About SCAA

Our Mission

The Shearing Contractors' Association of Australia (SCAA) is a national industry association, that was formed in 1927 to represent the interests of Australian shearing contractors. The SCAA plays a critical role in the determination of the Pastoral Award. SCAA is an advocate for the shearing industry, providing its membership with the following:
  • A public face to industry, critical to the future of rural and regional Australia.
  • Support with the interpretation of industrial awards and workers compensation issues.
  • Superannuation and other related legal rights issues pertaining to the shearing industry.
  • Access to low-cost insurance products including public liability cover.
  • Access to low-cost quality emery paper as well as forums and discussion groups on key industry issues.
SCAA Members can access relevant industrial awards and receive timely updates as the Awards are amended.
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