HOLIDAYS ACT 102 – Advanced Topics

In this second special webinar on the Holidays Act 2003 a range of advanced Holidays Act topics will be covered.  This will allow payroll to have a wider view of the issues that can undermine payroll from the Holidays Act and also in what areas payroll can be more proactive to stop these issues from occurring in the first instance.

A comprehensive set of notes with numerous examples will be provided.

Attendees will be able to ask questions throughout the webinar through the Q&A functionality of ZOOM and the webinar will be recorded so participants will be able to view the webinar after the session.

Holidays Act 102 – Advanced Topics webinar content:

  • Defining payments to be included in different periods of gross earnings including the day, week and 52 weeks.
  • Criteria for what is and what is not a discretionary payment
  • Changing the working week (by agreement) and the impact on annual holiday entitlement
  • Converting hours, days, and weeks when the entitlement week changes by agreement
  • Calculating leave in hours, days and weeks to still ensure compliance
  • Understanding the divisor for different leave calculations
  • Determining an otherwise working day when the employee works a variable work pattern (rotating roster)
  • Creating spot checks for Holidays Act compliance
  • Transferring public holiday’s part or whole & PHs that transfer to another day (extended examples).
  • What employment agreement clauses are needed to support Holidays Act compliance and payroll best practice
  • Total remuneration and how treated when calculating leave

A range of case law examples will be provided as references throughout the webinar.

Webinar date and time:

·         4th November 2021, 9am to 12.15pm

Webinar cost:

·         NZPPA member: $165 + GST

·         NZPPA non-member: $185 + GST

If you want to book additional attendees, we can provide 25% off any additional attendees.




Member Price: NZ$165.00 + GST
Non-member Price: NZ$185.00 + GST

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