Council Election - Voting Open (members only)
From close of business 1 April 2014, Workplace Savings NZ received and accepted five nominations for Council. Members (nominated representatives and individuals) can vote for the three current vacancies. Election papers and the voting form are available to download. More information.
45th Annual General Meeting
Date & Time: Wednesday 30th April, from 5.30pm
Attendance is free. You can register your attendance online or via email. More information.
Certificate in Trusteeship - May 2014
Interested in Trustee training? Find out more about our Certificate in Trusteeship programme on offer and register your interest.
Workplace Savings NZ National Conference 2014
The Workplace Savings NZ 2014 National Conference and Super Expo is being held on August 11 & 12.
We are currently working on a programme that will provide industry participants with a knowledge driven event. If you have a speaker or topic suggestion, or just a special idea for this Conference, please share your thoughts.
Contact Bruce Kerr, Executive Director on 027 284 0481 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to hearing from you.
Industry Breakfasts - March event
Bevan Graham and Keith Poore of AMP Capital presented their views on the economic outlook and asset strategy for 2014. The presentation is now available to download. Thank you to those who attended.
:: Trans-Tasman Portability: schemes accepting trans-tasman transfers and FAQs.
:: KiwiSaver quarterly surveys. Member login required.
:: FMC Act: Summary report for members.
:: KiwiSaver: provider information and more.
:: 2013 Communication Awards
:: 2013 Forum: After Change Comes Opportunity!
10 April 2014
A High Court ruling has found that a bankrupt's KiwiSaver funds can be used to pay their debts, but only if trustees of the account grant access. Law firm Chapman Tripp said the decision showed the law required "a legislative fix".
28 March 2014
Nine institutions have been selected as "default providers" for new KiwiSaver members who do not nominate a place for their savings.
20 March 2014
New Zealanders wanting to bring back their overseas superannuation should get in quick. New tax rules coming into force on April 1 may significantly increase your tax bill.
18 March 2014
While the Aussie-NZ super traffic may now be proceeding smoothly, there's now evidence of a major logjam for KiwiSaver funds heading the other way.
13 March 2014
The financial reporting obligations for a number of medium-sized companies has been simplified following the passage of the Financial Reporting Act. An Order in Council was made this week that specifies for tax purposes the minimum financial reporting requirements for companies.