On 1 July 2017 the Care and Support Workers (Pay Equity) Settlement Act came into effect. This Act sets minimum pay rates for people providing support based on their qualifications. The next rate increase comes into affect from 1 July 2018 and the new minimum wage is $19.80/hour. To adjust your support people’s pay rate please complete the online form below. If you have any questions please contact our Customer Experience Centre on 0508 462 427. For more information about Pay Equity please select a link below.