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Jun 21
Hospitality director banned from being an employer after exploiting workers

The Employment Court has issued Declarations of Breach against three Christchurch…

Jun 16
Drugs, alcohol and work

Generally, an employer may only ask employees and other workers to agree to alcohol or…

May 28
Minimum sick leave entitlement to increase to 10 days

Parliament has passed the Holidays (Increasing Sick Leave) Amendment Bill to increase…

May 11
Find out when you can get a vaccine

Everyone in New Zealand aged 16 and over will be in 1 of 4 groups for their COVID-19…

May 06
Doing business in the bubble

What Kiwi employers and employees need to know about their employment rights and…

Apr 13
COVID-19 vaccinations and your workers

Covid-19 has created huge challenges for business owners. See the latest information…

Apr 12
Anzac Public holiday falls on a weekend this year

When a public holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, an employee’s public holiday…

Apr 07
Bereavement leave to cover miscarriage, stillbirth

Employees will soon have the right to take paid time off work in the unfortunate event…

Mar 24
Minimum wage rises by $1.10 on 1 April 2021

The minimum wage is going up from $18.90 to $20.00 an hour on 1 April 2021. Here’s…

Mar 19
Things to know about KiwiSaver and is it worth joining?

We have all heard of KiwiSaver. It is a savings scheme set up in New Zealand. The…