Employment Rights and Responsibilities

The Employment New Zealand website provides an overview of some of the minimum rights and responsibilities of employers and employees. Employees can’t get less than the minimum rights even if they agree.

These rights have been translated into:

  • Arabic
  • Burmese
  • Chinese (Simplified)
  • Chinese (Traditional)
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Maori
  • Punjabi
  • Samoan
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Thai
  • Tongan


Please make sure to read over your Employment rights in New Zealand by clicking the link below.