From the commencement of semester 2 2020, there will be an increase in GP registrar base rates.
The specific clause in the National Terms and Conditions for the Employment of Registrars (NTCER) that relates to the increase is clause 11.1 Indexation – The base rates of pay prescribed in this agreement will be reviewed at the beginning of each financial year and adjusted in line with the most recent indexation of the MBS, level 23 consultation item. The new base rates of pay will become applicable in the training term immediately following the MBS increase.
Registrars will commence receiving the MBS increase from 1 July as part of their percentage calculation. However, the base salary rate increase of 1.5% will not come into effect until the commencement of semester 2 2020 (3 August 2020).