The new government are bringing in a series of measures designed at increasing wages in New Zealand.
The new government are bringing in a raft of measures aimed at increasing wages in New Zealand. Some of the new measures are already announced and some are in the pipeline, but all look like they will have the effect of increasing labour costs in New Zealand. This is not bad news as it will also positively affect the lives and incomes of many New Zealanders but small business owners need to be preparing for this now. Beany will be commenting on each new change as it comes up so this is the first of a series – let’s look first at the likely increases to the minimum wage.