Find jobs (including government jobs), what to expect when you get a job offer, and how the 90 day trial period works.
It’s important to get an IRD number as all your tax, entitlements (eg student loan or Working for Families Tax Credits) and personal details are linked to this number.
Income tax, payroll giving, tax refunds, GST.
KiwiSaver is a work-based savings scheme to help you save for your retirement.
You’re entitled to a paid day off on public holidays that fall on days you’d normally work. If you choose to work, you should be paid at least time and a half and get another paid day off later.
Almost all workers are entitled to at least 4 weeks’ paid annual leave a year. You get your annual leave entitlement on the anniversary of the day you started working for your employer.
After you’ve been at your job for 6 months, you’re legally entitled to at least 5 days’ sick leave a year.
Trading online, tax on a home business.
Retirement, financial planning and tax.
It pays to plan for your retirement as early as possible.
Problems with your boss, personal grievances if you've been fired.