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Main points of Labour's new policy

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 29/06/2017

THE MAIN POINTS OF LABOUR'S EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS POLICY

* Increase the minimum wage to $16.50 an hour

* Replace 90-day trial periods with "fair trial" periods that provide protection against unjustified dismissal

* Introduce Fair Pay Agreements that set fair, basic employment conditions across an industry

* Promote the Living Wage by paying it to all core public service workers

* Doubling the number of Labour Inspectors.

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