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 55

Clause 55


55.1  Each employer and the Association will form a joint committee based on equal representation to consider matters of mutual interest including matters covered by this Agreement. These matters may include:

  • Recruitment and retention strategies
  • Staffing
  • Workforce development
  • Supporting professional development and education.

Unless otherwise agreed these joint committees will meet at least three times each calendar year and when requested by either the employer or the Association.

55.2  The parties have agreed to set up a national joint consultation committee as set out in the Appendix which forms part of this agreement.