Advicewise – August update

Read about the Equal Pay amendment bill, components of the proposed pay equity framework, cannabis legislation and control referendum, bereavement leave for miscarriage, privacy act 2020, and heavy investment to fight migrant worker exploitation. Read more here

Covid-19 updates

9 June: Government load applications extended. Covid-19 income relief payments

4 June: New Covid income relief payment for unemployed introduced. A look at Alert Level 1

Covid-19 updates

Latest updates from Advicewise:

15 May: Budget update

11 May: Small Business Cashflow Loan Scheme

8 May: Controls at Level 2, workplaces and businesses, engaging with customers, travel and transport.

23 April: Update to what limited workplace activities are permitted this week and weekend before we move to Level 3.

22 April: Useful FAQ’s

21 April: When we’re moving to Alert Level 3

17 April: Workplace operations at COVID-19 alert levels

16 April: New support for SME’s, health support, ACC invoicing.

14 April: Essential workers leave payment scheme, insolvency relief.

6 April: Essential workers leave payment scheme, business finance guarantee scheme

2 April: Are you keeping up? Details of a new payment intended to support essential workers who have to stay home.

2 April: Update re Wage subsidy employers declaration and consent obligations

30 March: Over the weekend MBIE published more information on the Government’s Wage Subsidy scheme – we’ve extracted the key points

27 March: The big confusion between the two support schemes (Leave Payment and Wage Subsidy) has been removed by the two being merged.

25 March: Government’s financial support, leave payments, wage subsidy, gross or net.

23 March: Alternative ways of working, at risk people, I’m feeling stressed – who can I talk to?

22 March: Cutting through the confusion, disaster response, mental health support, and central source of government information.