This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
The order increases the minimum rates of pay for adult workers, starting-out workers, and trainees. The new minimum hourly rates of pay are as follows:
$15.25 per hour for adult workers (increased from $14.75 per hour); and
$12.20 per hour for starting-out workers and trainees (increased from $11.80 per hour).
Date of notification in Gazette: 3 March 2016.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment.