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Legal services prices unchanged

22 November 2016

Prices for legal services remained unchanged in the September 2016 quarter, Statistics New Zealand's producers price index shows.

In the corresponding quarter in 2015 legal services prices rose by 0.8%.

In the year to 30 September 2016 the prices of legal services rose by 1.1%. This compares with a rise of 2.6% in the year to 30 September 2015.

Producers Price Index, selected commodities, change over specified period
CommoditySep 2016 quarterSep 2015 quarterYear to 30 Sep 2016Year to 30 Sep 2015
Legal services0.0%0.8%1.1%2.6%
Accounting services3.1%0.4%5.6%2.4%
Veterinary services0.3%0.8%0.8%2.7%
Civil engineering services0.3%0.0%0.4%0.8%
Residential building construction1.6%1.1%5.5%5.0%
Commercial land & building rent1.5%0.3%2.0%0.8%

Last updated on the 16th September 2019