If you have an employment relationship problem, you can't usually come straight to the Employment Court.

Follow these steps to resolve an employment relationship problem.

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Employment problem flowchart 1

Learn about a personal grievance(external link)

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Learn about mediation(external link)

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File a statement of problem with the Employment Relations Authority(external link)

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File a challenge with the Employment Court

If you received the challenge find out how to defend it

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Learn about document disclosure

Learn about what happens at the Employment Court

Find out what happens before a hearing, such as what documents need to be filed

Find out what happens during a hearing

Find out what happens after a hearing, such as receiving the judgment, costs, enforcement and how to appeal

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