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Employment agreements

This section contains current and archived copies of the various employment agreements that TAS holds on behalf of the DHBs we work with. 

Here you will find the full texts of all current Multi-Employer Collective Agreements (MECAs) between the 20 DHBs and New Zealand Unions. 

Below is a timeline which shows the expiry and renewal dates for the 20 District Health Boards' Multi-Employer Collective Agreements with their respective unions.

DHB MECA bargaining: timeline of expiry dates [135kb]


Historical MECAs and Word versions of the following Multi-Employer Collective Agreements are available to DHB staff by contacting ALLDHBS@tas.health.nz

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Current Multi-Employer Collective Agreements

Medical

Nursing and midwifery

Allied health professionals

Clerical

Services

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2021

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2020

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2019

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2018

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2017 

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2016

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2015

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2014

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2013

Individual Employment Agreement Templates

Medical

Nursing and midwifery

Clerical and administration

Allied professional and technical

Service and food workers


Current Multi-Employer Collective Agreements

Medical

RDA Resident Medical Officers Collective Agreement (17 May 2021 - 31 March 2024) [5Mb]

SToNZ Multi-Employer Collective Agreement (10 December 2020-13 December 2021) [897Kb]
February 2021

ASMS Senior Medical and Dental Officers Collective Agreement (1 April 2020-31 March 2021) [1.29Mb]
May 2020

RMOs Comparison SToNZ - NZRDA MECAs [179Kb]


Nursing and midwifery

MERAS Midwives MECA (1 February 2021 - 30 April 2023) [1.32Mb] 

PSA Mental Health and Public Health Nursing – Ratified MECA Rest of NZ [7Mb]

 

PSA Mental Health and Public Health Nursing – Ratified MECA Auckland Region [5Mb]

NZNO Nursing and Midwifery MECA (4 June 2018-31 July 2020) [1.3Mb]


Allied health professionals

APEX Psychologists MECA (1 June 2021 - 31 May 2023) [4Mb]
June 2021

APEX Medical Laboratory Workers MECA (31 May 2021 - 31 August 2023) [4.72Mb] 

APEX Anaesthetic Technicians 9 DHB-MECA (11 December 2020 - 31 January 2022) [18Mb]

APEX Dietitians NDHB, TDHB, MDHB, WDHB MECA (expires 31 May 2022) [2Mb]

APEX Pharmacy MECA (1 November 2020 - 31 January 2022) [825Kb]

APEX Clinical Physiology MECA (9 March 2020 - 17 July 2022) [467Kb]

APEX Sonographers (South of Auckland) MECA (1 December 2019-30 November 2022) [1.86Mb]
 

APEX Radiation Therapists MECA (8 April 2019-7 April 2022) [16.9Mb]

APEX Sonographers (Auckland region) MECA (1 August 2019-31 July 2022) [25Mb] 

APEX Medical Imaging Technologists MECA (1 November 2019-31 August 2022) [18.7Mb]

APEX Medical Physicists MECA (1 September 2018-31 August 2021) [4.6Mb] 

PSA Allied Public Health and Technical – Auckland Region MECA (7 December 2018-31 October 2020) [6.5Mb]

PSA Allied Public Health and Technical – Rest Of NZ MECA (7 December 2018-31 October 2020) [8.2Mb]

PSA Genetic Counsellors ADHB & CCDHB MECA (31 October 2020 to 1 February 2022) [3Mb]



Clerical

PSA Midlands Clerical MECA variation agreement [1.09Mb]

PSA South Island Clerical MECA variation agreement [1.09Mb]

PSA Northern Clerical MECA variation agreement [1.09Mb]

PSA Lower North Island Clerical MECA variation agreement [1.09Mb]

PSA Lower North Island Clerical MECA (2 June 2018-1 June 2021) [17Mb]

PSA Northern Clerical MECA (expires 28 March 2021) [4.4MB]

PSA Midlands Clerical MECA (1 March 2019-28 February 2022) [18Mb] 

PSA South Island Clerical MECA (1 February 2019-31 January 2022) [5.3Mb] 

PSA South Island Clerical MECA (1 February 2016-31 January 2019) [744Kb]


 Services

E tū Service Food Workers Union (25 June 2018-14 June 2021) [984kb]


Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2021

APEX Medical Laboratory Workers MECA (01 January 2021 - 30 May 2021) [876kb]


Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2020

APEX Medical Laboratory Workers MECA (1 January 2020-31 December 2020) [716kb]

 Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2019

APEX Psychologists MECA (1 March 2019-1 March 2021) [17.5Mb]
September 2020

RDA Resident Medical Officers Collective Agreement (1 April 2018 - 31 March 2021) [7.98Mb]

MERAS Midwives MECA (1 February 2018 - 31 January 2021) [844kb] 

PSA Genetic Counsellors ADHB & CCDHB MECA (expires 31 October 2020) [2.52Mb]

SToNZ Multi-Employer Collective Agreement (10 December 2018 - 9 December 2020) [1.5Mb]

 

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2018

APEX Medical Laboratory Workers MECA (7 September 2016 - 6 September 2019) [5.2Mb]

 

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2017

ASMS Senior Medical and Dental Officers Collective Agreement (1 July 2017-31 March 2020) [5.8Mb] 

RDA Resident Medical Officers Collective Agreement (13 February 2017-28 February 2018) [6.6Mb] 

APEX Clinical Physiology MECA (19 December 2016-18 December 2019) [778kb]

APEX Sonographers (South of Auckland) MECA (1 December 2016-30 November 2019) [21Mb]


 Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2016

APEX Medical Radiation Technologists MECA (8 February 2016-3 February 2019) [8Mb]

PSA Northern Region Clerical MECA (expires 28 March 2018) [10MB]

 

APEX Sonographers (Auckland region) MECA (1 August 2016-31 July 2019) [25Mb] 

APEX Psychologists MECA (1 June 2016-28 February 2019) [7.6Mb] 

 


 Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2015

RDA Resident Medical Officers MECA (21 January 2015-29 February 2016) [1.9Mb] 

Medical Laboratory Workers MECA with Variations of 1.7.15 (8 August 2014-4 September 2016) [5Mb] 

PSA Northern Region Clerical MECA (27 February 2015-28 October 2015) [10.5Mb] 

NZNO Nursing and Midwifery MECA (24 August 2015-31 July 2017) [12.6Mb] 

APEX Radiation Therapists MECA (8 April 2016-7 April 2019) [4.3Mb] 

PSA Allied, Public Health and Technical MECA, Auckland region (expired 6 October 2017) [1.9Mb]

PSA Allied, Public Health and Technical, rest of New Zealand MECA (expired 31 October 2017) [9.6Mb]

ASMS Senior Medical and Dental Officers MECA (1 July 2013-30 June 2016) [1.2Mb] 

E tū Service and Food Workers Union (1 September 2015-14 June 2018) [2Mb]

PSA Lower North Island Clerical MECA (1 January 2016-1 June 2018) [10Mb]

APEX Clinical Physiology MECA (1 August 2014-7 December 2016) [5.9Mb]

APEX Clinical Physiology MECA (1 August 2014-31 August 2016) [4.6Mb]

Variation to the Clinical Physiology MECA (1 August 2014-31 August 2016) [1.6Mb]

APEX Medical Physicists MECA (26 November 2015-31 August 2018) [1.4Mb]


Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2014

APEX South of Auckland Sonographers MECA (1 October 2014-31 July 2016) [1.4Mb]

APEX Northern Region Sonographers MECA (1 August 2014-31 July 2016) [3.3Mb]

APEX Psychologists MECA (1 May 2014-31 May 2016) [7.2Mb]

APEX Radiation Therapists MECA (7 December 2014-6 December 2015) [29Mb]

Medical Laboratory Workers MECA (8 August 2014-20 August 2016) [5.5Mb] 

PSA Lower North Island Clerical MECA (1 January 2014-31 December 2015) [8.3Mb]

PSA South Island Clerical MECA (1 October 2013-30 September 2015) [28 Mb] 

PSA Auckland Region Mental Health and Public Health Nursing MECA (1 July 2014-30 June 2015) [6.2Mb] 

PSA Rest of New Zealand Mental Health and Public Health Nursing MECA (1 May 2014-30 April 2015) [13.9Mb] 

PSA Auckland Region Allied, Public Health and Technical MECA (expired 30 April 2015) [1.7Mb] 

PSA Rest of New Zealand Allied, Public Health and Technical MECA (expired 30 April 2015) [1.5Mb] 

 


Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2013

Service and Food Workers Union MECA (1 October 2013-31 August 2015) [12.2Mb] 

APEX Radiation Technologists MECA (1 October 2013-7 October 2015) [26.2Mb] 

APEX Medical Physicists MECA (11 February 2013-28 February 2015) [10.8Mb] 

 


Individual Employment Agreement Templates

Here you find templates for Individual Employment Agreements for DHBs to use, which are based on current Multi-Employer Collective Agreements.

Medical

Senior Medical and Dental Officers Individual Employment Agreement [136kb]

Resident Medical Officers Individual Employment Agreement [147kb]

Guidance on Resident Medical Officers Individual Employment Agreement Template 2015-2016 [16kb] 


Nursing and midwifery

NZNO Individual Employment Agreement [442kb]

PSA Mental Health & Public Health Nursing Individual Employment Agreement (Rest of NZ) [529kb] 

PSA Mental Health & Public Health Nursing Individual Employment Agreement (Auckland Region) [505kb] 

Midwifery Individual Employment Agreement [663kb] 


Clerical and administration

Northern Region - Clerical Administrative Staff Individual Employment Agreement [184kb] 

Lower North Island - Administration/Clerical Individual Employment Agreement [1.5Mb] 

South Island - Clerical Administrative Staff Individual Employment Agreement (December 2016) [533kb] 

Midlands Clerical/Administrative staff Individual Employment Agreement [1.8Mb] 


Allied professional and technical

Medical Physicist Individual Employment Agreement [100kb] 

Medical Radiation Technologists Individual Employment Agreement [648kb]

Medical Radiation Therapists Individual Employment Agreement [281kb] 

Medical Laboratory Workers Individual Employment Agreement [416kb]

Allied, Public Health & Technical (Rest of New Zealand) Individual Employment Agreement [252kb] 

Allied, Public Health & Technical (Auckland Region) Individual Employment Agreement [1.4Mb]

Clinical Physiology Individual Employment Agreement [348kb]

Sonographer (Auckland Region) Individual Employment Agreement [242kb]  

Sonographer (South of Auckland Region) IEA [382kb] 


Service and food workers

Service and Food Workers Individual Employment Agreement [193kb]

  

 

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Last updated: 19/10/21