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14 March 2019

Commissioner calls for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder classification (18 September 2019)

18 September 2019 The Disability Rights Commissioner says Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) must be recognised as a disabilityPaula Tesoriero delivered a speech at the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder workshop in Wellington earlier this month.The Commissioner says recognising FASD as a disability will enable affected people to access the... More about Commissioner calls for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder classification.

Changes to temporary work visas (18 September 2019)

18 September 2019 The Government has announced a number of changes to the employer-assisted temporary work visa system that will affect employer wanting to recruit temporary foreign workers.The changes aim to improve the temporary work visa system by ensuring that foreign workers are only recruited for genuine shortages, while... More about Changes to temporary work visas.

LINZ updates rating valuation guidelines for Māori Freehold Land (17 September 2019)

17 September 2019 Land Information New Zealand has released more comprehensive guidelines for setting rating valuations on Māori Freehold Land.Valuer-General Neill Sullivan says the guidelines were originally developed in response to a Court of Appeal decision known as the Mangatu case in 2000."The updated guidelines bring in two key... More about LINZ updates rating valuation guidelines for Māori Freehold Land .

Last updated on the 14th March 2019