Local Government

The PSA is the largest union in local government with almost 8,000 members.

If you work at a council, council-controlled company or organisation, or a local public institution - we’re the union for you.

The local government 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.


News from the PSA. PSAY Newsletter October
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PSAY Newsletter October

It's the PSAY October Newsletter!

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On the job

Working for you - Benedict Ferguson on being a full time delegate.

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Media Releases

PSA statement on sexual harassment allegations at Kapiti Coast District Council

The Public Service Association Te Pūkenga Here Tikanga Mahi is aware of allegations made against a councillor at Kapiti Coast District Council.

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Library restructure brings disruption and innovation - PSA

The restructuring of Auckland’s libraries will lead to substantial disruption for staff - and a challenge to maintain existing services, the PSA says.

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News from the PSA. Local Heroes - Sally Francis Simpson
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Local Heroes - Sally Francis Simpson

Sally Simpson and colleague Zainab Mulla

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Mayor’s Council and CCO shake-up must be more than a PR exercise

Mayor Phil Goff’s proposed review of Auckland Council and its Council-controlled organisations (CCOs) must not be another exercise in restructuring for the sake of it, and it must safeguard the expertise and functionality of long-serving Local Government staff, the PSA says.

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