In New Zealand

New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

The PSA is a committed affiliate of the New Zealand Council of Trade Unions (CTU) and participates in CTU national and local forums and programmes. For more details on the CTU, click here.

We are currently involved in the following CTU bodies:

  • Health Sector Standing Committee
  • Pay and Employment Equity
  • State Sector Council
  • Women's Council
  • Stand Up
  • Out @ Work
  • Komiti Pasefika
  • CTU Runanga 

CTU conferences

The PSA is also represented at CTU biennial conferences and at CTU representative structure conferences. 


The PSA is a corporate member of IPANZ (the Institute of Public Administration New Zealand), a voluntary organisation committed to improving public policy and public sector administration and management. For more details click here.

Allied Health Aotearoa New Zealand

The PSA is an associate member of Allied Health Aotearoa New Zealand (previously AHPAF). This is a forum for representatives of allied health professional associations to work together on issues of common interest. For more information click here.



Public Services International

The PSA is a member of Public Services International (PSI), a global union federation made up of more than 600 public sector unions. PSA House is the headquarters for the PSI Oceania sub-regional secretary.
The PSA participates in PSI regional and sub-regional meetings and is particularly active in supporting the development of union organisation in Pacific nations such as the Cook Islands, Samoa and Tonga. For more details click here.


UNI Global Union

The PSA affiliated to UNI Global Union in 2006. UNI is a global federation representing unions in the mass media, entertainment and the arts. One of its functions is sharing information between unions in the face of globalised media and broadcasting industries. For more information click here.