Collective Agreement Bargaining for Primary Teachers and Principals and Secondary Teachers

We’re negotiating the collective agreements for primary teachers and principals with NZEI Te Riu Roa and for secondary teachers with NZPPTA. We're also negotiating the collective agreement for Area School teachers with NZEI Te Riu Roa and NZPPTA.

Related links and recent press releases:

Primary teachers and principals bargaining timeline [PDF, 1.2 MB]

Secondary teachers bargaining timeline [PDF, 1.2 MB]

Latest press releases

14 June 2019: Collective Agreement Offers for Primary Teachers and Principals, Secondary Teachers and Area School Teachers

15 May 2019: Ministry applies to the ERA for independent facilitated bargaining

12 May 2019: Ministry of Education seeks independent facilitated bargaining in response to NZEI Te Riu Roa and NZPPTA industrial action

6 May 2019: Collective Bargaining update

For parents

Our guidance for parents (external link)

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