Latest Council of Trade Unions News

Safer sick leave a step closer
CTU welcomes living wage for fruit pickers
10 years since Pike disaster
Unions call for urgent Government action to ensure working people are well at work
Employers must adhere to public health rules
CTU announces new Economist and Director of Policy
More accessible pay equity measures come into force
Equal Pay Amendment Act comes into force
Union movement calls for more attention to those disproportionally affected by COVID
New Workplace Relations Minister Welcomed
Unions call for acknowledgment of essential workers on Labour Day
Unions call for transparency in trade agreement negotiations
Government without a handbrake should be able to move faster
Unions welcome Labours Fiscal Plan
Unions release grading of political parties
Unions welcome release of Labour’s industrial relations policy
CTU take on Pre-election Economic and Fiscal Update
Living Wage for all government contractors
A She- cession?
Unions calling for safer sick leave
Far-reaching climate change risks to Australia must be reduced and managed
[Isolated on climate policy:] Morrison Government alone in rejecting net zero by 2050
Far-reaching climate change risks to Australia must be reduced and managed
Unions happy with Greens support for 10 days sick leave
Unions congratulate Dr Bill Rosenberg on appointment to Productivity Commissioner
COVID-19: Transmission shows importance of workplace rights
COVID-19: CTU supports Wage Subsidy Extension
COVID-19: Employers reminded to follow law
Unions welcome extension of Flexi-Wage Scheme Policy
Greens housing policy is good for working people
Kiwis support working people having safer sick leave
Labour Market Statistics are far better than expected
Joint letter with ACTU: Federal paid pandemic leave
Economic Bulletin – Pay Equity Edition
CTU supports PSA election campaign launch
New equal pay law will help fix gender pay imbalance
Equal Pay Amendment Bill Passes with Unanimous Support
COVID-19: Employers who did not abide by employment law need to face consequences
Pay equity legislation back on right track
Thousands on JobSeeker contact their MPs in National Day of Action to Raise Rate for Good
Greens energy policies; positive for working Kiwis
Unions support Greens policy announcement to help make Aotearoa fairer
Putting workers first. Can union, employer groups and government see past their differences
Regional Skills Leadership Groups Supported
New IEA report highlights Australia’s untapped energy efficiency potential
Is it time for a new accord between trade unions and employers?
Health & Disability System Review report welcomed by NZCTU
Memberships of IR working groups announced