Today we shifted to alert level 3 - an important step in our fight against Covid-19. While, for many, much remains the same, there are new freedoms offered - whether it's going to the beach for a walk or surf, a round of golf, takeaways or a return to work. What is top of your list today?
With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?
Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.
New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.
Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
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60.3% Yes, five days is not enough60.3% Complete
13.3% No, I never use mine up anyway13.3% Complete
26.4% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis26.4% Complete
Hi Wellington! The days are getting colder and the Neighbourly Snaps campaign is turning up the heat in your region. Show the rest of your neighbours the wintery scenes around your pad or your region. What's your idea of a wintery scene? Post your photo in the comments below ⬇️⬇️