Employment Relations Act 2000

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83 Lawful strikes and lockouts related to collective bargaining

Participation in a strike or lockout is lawful if the strike or lockout—

(a)

is not unlawful under section 86; and

(b)

relates to bargaining—

(i)

for a collective agreement that will bind each of the employees concerned; or

(ii)

with regard to an aspect of a collective agreement in respect of which the right to strike or lock out, as the case may be, is available under a declaration made by the court under section 192(2)(c).

Compare: 1991 No 22 s 64(1)