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NCC makes changes to vaccine pass requirements

Media release: Napier City Council 24 March 2022 Napier City Council is phasing out its requirements for vaccine passes at its public facilities, beginning from Saturday...

Vaccine pass requirements to be removed for council facilities

Media release 23 March 2022 Hastings District Council will be removing vaccine pass requirements from all its facilities and administration buildings from April 5, following the...

Workforce pressures eased for manufacturing

Media release: Hon. Stuart Nash 12 March 2022 Workforce pressures in the advanced manufacturing sector are to be eased with the approval of spaces for 100...

More support for tourism facilities & Matariki

Media Release - Ministry of Tourism 1 March 2022   The government is stepping in to support local communities build up tourism facilities through a new funding...

Tourism transformation takes another step

Skills shortages and career progression in the tourism and hospitality sector are the first priorities of the new Industry Transformation Plan being drawn up...

Living wage for public service contractors

Media Release 10 November 2021 Some of the lowest paid workers in government will be moved to the living wage, with a direction to extend it...

Summer festivals get government backing

Media release 9 November 2021  Big summer festivals get financial certainty to proceed in face of COVID-19 threat Government takes lion’s share of risk...

Regional economies hit $2 billion milestone

Media Release 3rd September 2021 Government investment in regional economic development projects has passed a $2 billion milestone as support for jobs, businesses and infrastructure steps...

Enhancements to Immigration Online

Media Release 8th October 2021 From late 2021, Immigration New Zealand (INZ) will start delivering enhancements to its Immigration Online system, to speed up visa processing...