Christchurch Charter guarantees accessibility to the disabled

Nicky Wagner Christchurch organisations have made significant progress in advocating for those with disabilities by establishing the Accessibility Charter. The Canterbury District Health Board, Christchurch City Council, Development Christchurch Limited, Otakaro Limited and Environment Canterbury are signatories to the Charter, which was launched yesterday (Friday, November 3, 2017). It is important that public buildings and outdoor spaces are genuinely barrier…

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Disclosure of bad debt customers improves compliance

Supplied Content Wellington, November 4, 2017 An Auckland company has become the first entity that the Inland Revenue Department (IRD) has reported to credit agencies over the size of its tax debt. The Department was given the power earlier this year to disclose a company’s tax debt to approved agencies to give other creditors better protection. Inland Revenue Collections Manager…

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