News and updates

Keep up to date with news from across Employment New Zealand.

12 August 2019

More consumers consider worker rights before buying

More people are choosing which businesses to buy from, based on how they treat their workers.

07 August 2019

New ERA Chief appointed

A new Chief of the Employment Relations Authority, a new member and the re-appointment of two members have been announced by Workplace Relations and Safety Minister Iain Lees-Galloway.

15 July 2019

Mobil systems fail to address illegal docking of workers’ pay

The Employment Relations Authority (ERA) has ordered a South Auckland petrol station, Mittal and Son Limited (MSL), trading as Mobil Porchester Road, to pay $20,000 for breaches.

01 July 2019

Pay bump for new parents

The maximum weekly rate of parental leave payments will increase today from $564.38 per week to $585.80 per week before tax.