Home and Community Support (Payment for Travel Between Clients) Settlement Act 2016

13 Payment of lesser amounts prohibited

An employment agreement that contains a term or condition that excludes, restricts, or reduces an HCS employee’s entitlements under this Act—


has no effect to the extent that it does so, regardless of whether the term or condition was agreed before or after the commencement of this Act; but


is not an illegal contract under subpart 5 of Part 2 of the Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017.

Section 13(b): amended, on 1 September 2017, by section 347 of the Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017 (2017 No 5).