Wages Protection Act 1983

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  • This version was replaced on 1 May 2017 to a make correction to section 9(1) under section 25(1)(j)(ii) of the Legislation Act 2012.

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Wages Protection Act 1983

Public Act
1983 No 143
Date of assent
16 December 1983
see section 1(2)

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment.

An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the payment of wages and salaries