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Regional Council Meetings

All 2022 meeting dates are Thursdays

The Top of the South Regional Council currently meets via Zoom.

For more information email Abby McWatt on abby.mcwatt@nzno.org.nz.

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2022 Top of the South Regional Convention

Date: Thursday 12 May – International Nurses Day

Time: 09:00am to 4:30pm

Venue: Online

Download the information flyer to register (PDF, 615KB)

For more information email Abby McWatt on abby.mcwatt@nzno.org.nz.

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Top of The South Delegate Education

Currently all upcoming Delegate Education is being run by Zoom, further instructions/guidance will come with the actual Zoom invite after your attendance has been confirmed. We will send you a delegate handbook a couple of weeks before the training for you to refer to on the Zoom. Please also note that 1 hour of pre-course work is required which will be emailed to you one week before the zoom.

23 February 2022: Foundations – Closed
27 April 2022: Being an Active Delegate – Register now
4 May 2022: Being an Active Delegate  - Register now
18 May 2022: Being an Active Delegate – Register now
25 May 2022: Promoting Collectivism – Register now
1 June 2022: Promoting Collectivism – Register now
8 June 2022: Promoting Collectivism – Register now
15 June 2022: Promoting Collectivism – Register now
22 June 2022: Foundations – Register now
29 June 2022: Foundations – Register now
6 July 2022: Foundations – Register now

The foundation session covers:

  •  Understanding NZNO and its structure
  • How members can influence change within NZNO
  • The role of the NZNO delegate
  • Understanding unions and why they are important
  • Understanding the Health and Safety at Work Act​

Start time 10:00am
Duration: Approx. 3-4 hours

For more information email Abby McWatt on abby.mcwatt@nzno.org.nz.

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Top of the South Professional Forum

All 2022 dates are on a Thursday

Date Meeting type (T=Teleconference; F= face-to-face) Purpose of meeting Location Duration (ie. 1 day, 1 hour)
9 June F+ Zoom Forum TBC Nelson Training Room 2 hours
4 August Zoom Remit Forum Zoom 2 hours


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Local Contacts

NZNO Nelson Office:

  • Ground Floor, Monro Building, South East Corner, 190 Bridge Street, Nelson 7040
  • PO Box 1195, Nelson 7040

NZNO Regional administrator: Abby McWatt on abby.mcwatt@nzno.org.nz or 03 546 7217 (hours: 9:00am - 2:30pm, Monday - Friday)

NZNO Organisers:

  • Shannyn Hunter, phone 0800 28 38 48
  • Jackie Nixey (Starts soon)

Membership Committee Representative: TBA

National Student Unit Representative: Hamish Duncan

Te Rūnanga: TBA

Te Rūnanga Tauira Representative: TBA

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NZNO National Office and Membership Enquiries: call 0800 28 38 48 or email membership@nzno.org.nz 

NZNO website: www.nzno.org.nz

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Top of the South Regional Council Newsletter

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