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Minimum sick leave entitlement to increase to 10 days

From the 24th of July 2021 annual Sick Leave entitlements are increasing from 5 to 10 days per year. Eligible employees should automatically have...

New support to reduce emissions from public building and construction projects

Government agencies are getting new support to reduce carbon emissions generated by construction of new buildings, with the release of practical guidance to shape...

Extension for Working Holiday visas and Supplementary Seasonal Employment visas

Working holiday visas Working holiday visas that are expiring between 21 June 2021 and 31 December 2021 are being extended for a further six months. Visa...

Stuart Nash – Next step for Economic Recovery

The government has taken the next step to boost regional economic recovery with the establishment of the new fund to replace the Provincial Growth...

New public-private effort on digital uptake

A new public-private partnership has been launched to improve access to digital technology and training for small businesses, to take advantage of new opportunities...

Backing Small Business as economy recovers

A new digital training, advice and support service will enable small businesses to take advantage of opportunities in e-commerce as they recover from the...

Support, Recovery and Re-set Plan for Tourism Communities

Five South Island tourist communities targeted for specialist support Pressure on Māori tourism operators and Conservation facilities recognised Domestic and international-facing tourism agencies...

Upcoming Changes to Temporary Work Visas

Kia ora, You are invited to a webinar on Friday 7 May at 10:30am, hosted by Immigration New Zealand (INZ). In this webinar, we will provide...

New Border Exception For Families of Temporary Visa Holders

On 30 April 2021, the New Zealand Government is introducing an exception to the border restrictions for the families of some temporary visa holders in New Zealand. This border exception is for the following three groups: ...