Below is a timeline which shows the expiry and renewal dates for the 20 DHB Multi-Employer Collective Agreements (MECAs) agreed before 1 July 2022, and subsequent Health New Zealand | Te Whatu Ora agreements with health sector unions.

HNZ CEA Bargaining - Timeline of expiry dates (PDF, 203 KB)
Last updated 2 April 2024.

Current agreements

Allied Health professionals

APEX Clinical Perfusionists Collective Agreement (5 April 2024 – 30 June 2026)

Last updated April 2024

PSA Allied Public Health, Scientific & Technical CA (30 November 2023 - 30 June 2025) (PDF, 1.6MB)

Last updated February 2024

 

PSA Medical Radiation-Imaging Technologists (Counties-Manukau, Waikato and MidCentral Districts) CA (2 December 2022 to 30 June 2024) (PDF, 1.2MB)

 

Hawkes Bay Sterile Supply Technicians Collective Agreement (1 July 2022 - 28 February 2024) (PDF, 2.58MB)
Last updated April 2023

 

APEX Psychotherapists SECA (4 July 2022 - 30 June 2024) (PDF, 5.13MB)
Last updated April 2023

 

APEX Biomedical Technicians collective agreement (2 July 2022 - 1 May 2024) (PDF, 4.57MB)
Last updated February 2023

 

APEX Radiation Therapists  (2022- 2024) (PDF, 16.2MB)
Last updated October 2022

 

APEX Pharmacy (1 July 2022 - 30 November 2023) (PDF, 23.3MB)
Last updated October 2022

 

APEX Dietitians CEA (1 June 2022 - 31 January 2024) (PDF, 14.4MB)
Last updated September 2022

 

APEX Physiotherapy Collective Agreement (Bay of Plenty & Waikato) (19 January 2024 – 31 July 2025) (PDF, 2.4MB)

Last updated March 2024

 

APEX Psychologists MECA (19 June 2023 - 31 May 2025) (PDF, 925KB)
Last updated June 2023

 

APEX Medical Laboratory Workers CA (11 December 2023 – 31 August 2025) (PDF, 1.2MB)

Last updated February 2024

 

APEX Anaesthetic Technicians Collective Agreement (1 December 2023 – 30 November 2025) (PDF, 10MB)
Last updated May 2024

 

APEX Clinical Physiology MECA (20 October 2022 - 31 May 2024) (PDF, 18MB)
Last updated April 2023

 

APEX Sonographers (South of Auckland) MECA (1 December 2022-31 July 2024) (PDF, 29MB)
Last updated April 2023

 

APEX Sonographers (Auckland region) MECA (1 August 2022 to 31 May 2024) (PDF, 807KB)
Last updated July 2023

 

APEX Medical Imaging Technologists MECA (1 September 2022-30 June 2024) (PDF, 915KB)
Last updated March 2023

 

APEX Medical Physicists Collective Agreement (19 January 2024 – 31 August 2025) (PDF, 888KB)
Last updated April 2024

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HNZ CEA Bargaining: Timeline of expiry dates

A graph showing the timeline of expiry dates for CEA bargaining from 2023 to 2026. A graph showing the timeline of expiry dates for CEA bargaining from 2023 to 2026. A graph showing the timeline of expiry dates for CEA bargaining from 2023 to 2026.

Expired agreements

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2023

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2022

Expired Multi-Employer Collective Agreements - Settled 2021