Resources for Volunteers

This page contains PDF and link information that is of use to volunteers, or those considering volunteering.

Health And Safety Rules For Volunteering with Volunteering Waikato

Voluntary Job Categories
A great resource to view if you are not sure what you would like to do or to see ways you can support your community.

Fact Sheet - Do I Need A Work Permit
If you want to volunteer in New Zealand, it is wise to check the fine print first.

WorkSafe Fact Sheet - HSWA Information For Volunteers
The obligations, duties and rights contained in the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (HSWA) make it clear that everyone has a role to play in ensuring health and safety at work. This fact sheet explains how HSWA applies to volunteers.