Latest Public Service Association News

Govt ignores housing crisis and ticks off deep cuts at Housing Ministry
Care and support workers call “Time’s Up”, take long-overdue pay equity claim to the ERA
One in six positions at Ministry of Health to go, Suicide Prevention Office still downgraded
Restructure Of DOC Team On Chatham Island
Govt cuts put even more pressure on vital work of Stats NZ
Wheels of justice to slow as Government hits own goal on law and order
Auditor General’s report on child protection confirms system in crisis
PSA calls for urgent meeting with Minister over extraordinary strain on mental health workforce
Don’t touch our sick leave – home support workers urge Government
Environment disaster – 303 roles proposed to go from Ministry
Education Ministry taken to Employment Relations Authority over spending cuts
Budget 2024 lays bare senseless cuts to public services to fund tax cuts
“Save Science Coalition” launches to oppose cuts to science in NZ
Govt guts the very agency helping the public service deliver better outcomes
NZ Blood Workers Plan 24-hour Strike For Pay Parity
Cuts To DOC Will Impact Its Valuable Work
Total roles lost at Ministry of Social Development set to top 700
Govt plans to cut staff making roads safer during Road Safety Week
Education Ministry must try harder to redeploy as many laid off workers as possible
ACC downgrades safeguarding Māori from injury and sexual violence
MPI slashes 10% of workforce in response to Govt spending cuts
Here we go again – Government backflips on contractors promise at Education
Critical forestry research under threat as attack on science ramps up
Access denied: Government must fund online access to public records
Downsizing of ERO inconsistent with Govt priority of lifting student achievement
Pasifika communities will bear brunt of cuts to Ministry for Pacific Peoples
Safer roads at risk as Govt spending cuts force Waka Kotahi to downgrade car crash analysis
ACC Job Cuts Will Mean More Accidents And Injuries
Banks urged to be flexible when helping public service workers facing financial stress
Uncertainty still clouds future of Suicide Prevention Office
PSA challenges the Government to settle pay equity for care and support workers
NZQA Jobs To Go As Government Education Cuts Roll On
Government cuts put 130 jobs on the line at Kāinga Ora, and 40 at HUD
Government’s Cuts Put Work Of Stats NZ At Risk
Government risks wellbeing of Māori with proposed cuts to Te Puni Kōkiri
Health and safety consensus is dead, and WorkSafe cuts are burying it
Oranga Tamariki axes specialist Māori roles, weakens commitment to Te Ao Māori
Ministry of Social Development sheds 200 workers, more cuts to come
Unions call for wanding powers for police to stop knife crime
More frontline cuts as Government goes soft on organised crime
Mental Health Foundation facing staff cuts from Govt funding squeeze
Child protection workers protest over closure of Edgeworth Community Services Centre
Brutal day of Govt cuts, axing support for children and young people
Government spending cuts force DIA to contract out critical legal work
Women bearing brunt of job cuts at Tertiary Education Commission
Govt forces DOC to shed 130 jobs despite fragile state of natural environment
Another dark day for science and climate – 90 jobs to go at NIWA
Attack on science steps up with jobs going at Callaghan Innovation