Public Holidays

Public Holidays

Paying for public holidays The Christmas period can be a challenging... read more

Paying for public holidays The Christmas period can be a challenging time of year for employers trying to manage the...

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General / December 25, 2017

Who should supply PPE?

Who should supply PPE?

A recent Employment Relations Authority (Authority) case is a... read more

A recent Employment Relations Authority (Authority) case is a timely reminder of overlapping employment and health and safety obligations. The...

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General / April 25, 2018

Holidays Act Paper Issue

Holidays Act Paper Issue

As mentioned in our previous article, the Government established... read more

As mentioned in our previous article, the Government established a taskforce earlier this year to conduct a review of the Holidays...

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General / September 25, 2018

Family Violence Leave

Family Violence Leave

The Domestic Violence – Victim’s Protection Act 2018 (Act)... read more

The Domestic Violence – Victim’s Protection Act 2018 (Act) came into force on 1 April 2019, directly impacting the Employment...

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General / November 20, 2019

Immigration and Visa requirements during COVID-19

Immigration and Visa requirements during COVID-19

Many workplaces with migrant workers have been left to navigate... read more

Many workplaces with migrant workers have been left to navigate immigration and visa issues during the Covid-19 lockdown period. Employees...

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General / April 24, 2020

What you need to know about holidays and entitlements for this festive season

What you need to know about holidays and entitlements for this festive season

Closedown periods:  In a closedown period, employees can be... read more

Closedown periods:  In a closedown period, employees can be required to use annual holidays or take unpaid leave.  Closedown periods...

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General / November 24, 2021