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Following the rise in alert levels announced on 17 August 2021, we outline the support available for NZ businesses.
Further details are now available on the Wage Subsidy and Resurgence Support.
A reminder about the Government support available for business operators: the COVID-19 Resurgence Support Payment and the Wage Subsidy.
Employers and employees must discuss in good faith the implications of COVID-19 on their working arrangements. Where changes to current working arrangements are proposed by an employer, there are specific good faith requirements that must be followed. Any changes made should follow consulting with employees and their representatives, providing time to respond to proposals and considering their comments.