We are the union for salaried doctors and dentists.

We promote, protect and support the interests of our members in all aspects of their working lives. We are working for an equitable, accessible public health care system that meets the needs of all New Zealanders.

  • Clause 31

Clause 31


31.1  On the written authorisation of the employee, the employer shall deduct the union fee fortnightly (or at other authorised intervals) from the employee’s remuneration. The employer shall forward these deductions to the union not less frequently than quarterly.

31.2  Bargaining Fee

The Bargaining Fee has been reserved for the period of 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021. Clause 31.2 Bargaining Fee will be included (with updated dates as appropriate) in the next ASMS/ DHB MECA.