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90-Day Trial Period

The Employment Relations (Trial Periods) Amendment Bill (Bill) was passed on 21 December 2023, after a fast-tracked process through Parliament resulting in the 90-trial period being restored for businesses with 20 plus employees.


Taxes on Utes – Rules

The Government is taking action in line with the advice of the Climate Change Commission to increase uptake of low emission vehicles by introducing a range of measures that will help meet New Zealand’s 2050 carbon neutral target.


Overview of the Wills Act

The Wills Act 2007 governs how wills should be prepared, executed, amended, and administered. The Act was introduced to make the law around wills easier to understand, with a single reference point rather than spread over different statutes.