ACC Work levies are going down for all employers and self-employed, over the next two years — so you’ll get the same cover for less.
What: Whether you’re an employer or self-employed your Work levy will go down by an average 10% over the next two years, compared with 2016/17 rates.
Exactly how much will depend on your industry and classification unit and how much you earn, so it could be a bit more or less.
When: Levy period 2017-2019
You don’t need to do anything — ACC will calculate your new levy, which will appear in your next invoice.
You’ll still get the same workplace cover, eg compensation for lost wages or the cost of physiotherapy and surgery.
Infographic Work levy going down from 1 April 2017 [PDF, 262 KB] - Accident Compensation Corporation