State Sector

Focusing on your sector

PSA membership in the state sector sector is growing rapidly. To make sure your interests are fully represented, we've made changes to our structure and created a structure for members working in the wider state services – the State Sector.

The State Sector has its own national committee and a seat on the PSA Executive Board, this ensures your sector has a voice at all levels of PSA decision-making.

You can meet the members of the committee here.

The difference the PSA can make

We know that funding in the sector is tight.  It is getting harder for organisations to meet the growing demands in their communities and elsewhere.  It's also getting harder to provide employees with job security and the pay and conditions they deserve.

The services and support that you provide are important.  With a growing membership, the PSA will be in your corner.  We have the expertise to work with you for decent pay and employment conditions, a good working environment, and for your voice to be included in workplace decisions. 

We will be a strong advocate for you and for the work you do.

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News from the PSA. Member Q&A: Tui Whana
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Member Q&A: Tui Whana

Tui Whana, Meat Inspector, AsureQuality, New Plymouth.

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Tāmaki housing shift will make things harder for most vulnerable

The Public Service Association (PSA) says the Government’s decision to transfer 2800 properties from Housing NZ to the Tāmaki Redevelopment Company (TRC) makes no sense when the roles of the two organisations are completely different.

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News from the PSA. In the thick of it - seminar series
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In the thick of it - seminar series

In April we are featuring speakers who will discuss the Official Information Act.

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News from the PSA. National Science Committee meeting: March 20 2015
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National Science Committee meeting: March 20 2015

Scientists have long been an important part of the PSA.

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News from the PSA. State Sector Committee meeting: 4 & 5 March, 2015
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State Sector Committee meeting: 4 & 5 March, 2015

The State Sector Committee met in Wellington on 4 and 5 March to discuss a range of issues of importance to PSA members working in the state sector.

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News from the PSA. Happy International Working Women's Day
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Happy International Working Women's Day

This Sunday, March 8, is International Working Women's Day, a day to celebrate all that we have achieved and to recommit ourselves to working towards women's rights everywhere.

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