A recording of the oral variation – or witness – can help prove it in the event of a dispute, but normally an oral agreement takes place precisely because of its less formal nature. The Fair Work Amendment (Variation of Enterprise Agreements) Regulations 2020 (April amendment) temporarily reduced the period of access to a proposed amendment to a company agreement from 7 calendar days to one calendar day. To obtain the Commission`s approval of an amendment to the company agreement, a person covered by the agreement must submit an application using Form F23 available on our form page. . . .