Category - Advice

Make the most of your Retail NZ membership with UNLIMITED calls to our Advice Service.

The Retail NZ Advice Service was made for businesses like yours, who need a helping hand now and then or just find it useful check in to see that you’re on the right track. Give us a call on 0800 472 472 (1800 128 086 from Australia) to talk through any issues or email us at [email protected].

Managing 90-day Trials

A 90-day trial can be a great tool to ensure a new employee has the right skills and attitude and is going to be a good fit for your business.


Watch Brett Feldon from the Biometrics Institute and Greg Harford, CEO Retail NZ aiming to demystify biometrics for you and give you an understanding of what it is, why you can use it and how it can be applied in the...

Prepare your business for a natural disaster

Is your business prepared? Emergencies can happen anytime, including during working hours. With extreme weather events occurring more frequently across New Zealand recently, now’s a good time to take stock and make sure...

Current Minimum Wage Rates NZ

Here's what you need to know about the current Minimum Wage rates in New Zealand, what it means for your employees, and your retail business.

Holiday Pay

What are my employees’ annual holiday entitlements? Annually, your employees are entitled to four weeks’ minimum paid holidays. They become entitled after their first 12 months of continuous employment...

Fog device subsidy scheme

The Government has released the criteria for the recently announced fog device subsidy scheme for small businesses.

Restricted shop trading days 

Every year there are three and a half days that most stores must close under the Shop Trading Hours Act 1990. Learn more about these days.


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