The New Zealand employment environment is governed by the Employment Relations Act. Information about the Act and what it means for employers can be found the New Zealand Immigration website .
Union membership is voluntary in New Zealand.
NEW ZEALAND CAST AND CREW EMPLOYMENT AND ENGAGEMENT:
New Zealand crew are generally considered to be self-employed independent contractors.
If you are planning a long-term production in New Zealand you should seek professional advice; Contact us in the first instance and we can point you in the right direction.