Employment Agreement Builder

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The Employment Agreement Builder tool, developed by MBIE, business.govt.nz and Employment NZ, helps you create tailored employment agreements for your staff.

Employment agreements are a legal requirement and this tool covers what you must do by law. There are three types of clauses included:

  • Mandatory - what must be included in all agreements by law
  • Recommended - helping you have a great employment relations
  • Optional - useful in some roles or industries but not needed for others

Employment agreement builder

The tool takes about 30 minutes to complete and you can save it part way through.

Once completed you'll have a completed agreement, a sample offer letter, a summary of tips and common mistakes tailored to your organisation, and a to-do list of suggestions for your next steps.