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Legal services prices up 0.5% in June quarter

17 August 2016

Statistics New Zealand's producer price index shows that the price of legal services increased by 0.5% in the June 2016 quarter.

This was slightly behind the 0.6% increase in the June 2015 quarter and well behind the 1.9% increase in the June 2014 quarter.

Over the year to 30 June 2016, legal services prices rose by 1.9%, compared to a 2.2% rise in the year to 30 June 2015.

Prices for professional services - Increase

Services providedJune 2016 quarterJune 2015 quarterJune 2014 quarterYear to 30 June 2016
Legal services0.5%0.6%1.9%1.9%
Accounting services1.8%0.6%0.5%2.9%
Veterinary services0.3%0.2%0.2%1.3%

Last updated on the 16th September 2019