Starting and leaving a job
Your local Community Law Centre can provide free initial legal information, advice and education about employment law issues.
Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment
The Employment website of the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment publishes a range of publications on employment relations and minimum rights at work.
Free phone: 0800 20 90 20, for general enquiries about employment relations, pay and holidays.
New Zealand Council of Trade Unions, Te Kauae Kaimahi
Phone: (04) 385 1334
The NZCTU is the umbrella body for affiliated unions covering every job and industry in New Zealand. It can provide information about which union may cover the type of work you do.
New Zealand Prostitutes Collective
A nationwide organisation run by sex workers for sex workers. They provide information and services for people who are doing sex work or thinking about doing sex work.
Migrant worker organisations
Union Network of Migrants – UNEMIG
Part of FIRST Union
Phone: 0800 863477
Migrant Workers Association
Phone: (04) 382 8791