Disclosure provision coming for KiwiSaver Scheme

Jacqui Dean Wellington, June 7, 2017 The Government has today released its response to the Retirement Commissioner’s review on retirement income policies. Earlier this year, the Government announced key changes to superannuation settings which are in line with the Commissioner’s recommendation. The review also addressed other key areas including KiwiSaver settings, the ageing workforce, and assistance to vulnerable groups in…

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Amendment to provide Special Vote to unregistered people

Meka Whaitiri Wellington, June 7, 2017 Democracy will be enhanced under Labour’s Private Member’s Bill which will have its First Reading today. Under my Bill, the Electoral (Registration by Special Vote) Amendment Bill, unregistered voters will be able to register by completing a special vote. There were 331,005 special votes cast in 2014. Of the special votes cast last election,…

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