Your Views

Have your say on the issues of the day

Would your business let you work flexible hours?


A new flexible work hours law, introduced by Green MP Sue Kedgley but taken up by the Labour Government, allows all employees with caring responsibilities who have worked for the same employer for at least six months to request flexible working arrangements from today.

Employers must respond within three months, either granting the request or specifying reasons they cannot agree - such as their inability to reorganise work by other staff or to recruit extra staff to cope.

Would your business let you work flexible hours? Here is the latest selection of Your Views:

Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

Receive the day’s news, sport and entertainment in our daily email newsletter


Have your say

1200 characters left

By and large our readers' comments are respectful and courteous. We're sure you'll fit in well.
View commenting guidelines.

Sort by
  • Oldest

© Copyright 2015, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf03 at 26 Nov 2015 02:41:47 Processing Time: 321ms