New Laws | Film Employment Law Change Passed Minister of Labour Kate Wilkinson confirmed that the future for workers in the expanding New Zealand film industry has been secured with the passing into new law of the Employment Relations (Film Production Work) Amendment Bill into law. The new bill became law after Parliament sat under […]
Monthly Archives: October 2010
New Laws | New Coastal Policy Statement Released The government has released a new national coastal policy statement (NCPS) to replace the one issued in 1994. The new policy was announced by Minister of Conservation, The Hon. Kate Wilkinson. The NCPS is hoped to give councils in particular better guidance on the protection and management […]
New Laws | Update On Financial Advisers Disclosure Statement Requirements Commerce Minister Simon Power announced yesterday that Cabinet has now approved regulations which set out the details of disclosure statements required under the Financial Advisers Act 2008. “These regulations are another important step in the Government’s work programme to improve investor confidence in our financial […]
TAX CUTS TAKE EFFECT FROM OCTOBER 1, 2010 From the 1st of October 2010, the vast majority of New Zealanders are better off as a result of the National governments changes to the income tax system. The government has now effected all of the changes to personal income tax rates and at the same time, […]
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