INDUSTRY NEWS

New sanctions for employers in breach of minimum employment standards

  • New sanctions for employers in breach of minimum employment standards are being introduced.
  • On - 1 April 2017, theMinistry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) will enforce stand-down periods for non-compliant employers who breach minimum employment standards.
  • Those employers will not be able to recruit migrants for a period of time after an infringement.

9:45 AM, 23 February 2017
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Paid Parental Leave Changes


Changes to Paid Parental Leave (PPL) will come into effect on 1 April 2015.

These changes extend the maximum amount payable from 14 to 16 weeks. The changes apply to an employee or self-employed person if:

9:18 AM, 16 January 2015
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Protesters shown supermarket door


Police were called to escort a group of about 12 human rights protesters out of the Pak'N Save supermarket in Mill St, Hamilton, today.

1:12 PM, 8 December 2014
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Useful Weblinks

A collection of useful links for the retail industry

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Wellness in the Workplace Survey Report

This is the final version of the Wellness in the Workplace report, which was conducted in association with Southern Cross and Gallagher Bassett.

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NZ Public Holiday Dates 2014 - 18

Details of all NZ public holidays from 2014 - 2018, including anniversary dates of all provinces. You can also download the tables in a word document.

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