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2020 NZPFU REM UPDATE

The NZPFU FENZ collective agreement provides for a annual review of remuneration levels with increases to take effect from 1 July 2020.


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DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN UNIFORM TRIALS

In July the NZPFU pulled its support for the station “unified uniform” trial as firefighters had been told not to wear the station uniform at a live fire event.


NZCTU grades political parties on employment policies

The Council of Trade Unions has today released its official assessment and grading of the major political parties’ industrial relations policies, to assist working people in their voting choices.


Fire and Emergency remediation payments for former employees

FENZ still needs your help in contacting former employees to ensure they receive outstanding Holiday pay that is owed.


Te Kāhui Kaipatuahi o Aotearoa

The NZPFU is embracing the nation’s recognition of te reo Māori starting with the translation of our name.


An open letter to the Levin Volunteer Brigade

Dear Levin Brigade volunteers


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Welcome to the New Zealand Professional Firefighters' Union.

The NZPFU is a key partner with Fire and Emergency New Zealand. Through reducing the likelihood of unwanted fires, reducing consequences from emergencies and helping build resilient communities we contribute to a safer environment for New Zealanders.

Our members serve their communities to protect and preserve life, property and the environment. NZPFU representatives are based on all career fire stations. There are also 19 Union Locals in the major metropolitan and principal centres where career firefighters are employed. 

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