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There's a place for youThe Tertiary Education Union Te Hautū Kahurangi o Aotearoa is you, your colleagues and over 10,000 members joining together for a strong voice and better jobs. Joining us is the first step in taking control of your working life – winning respect for your hard work.


For contact details, collective agreements and the latest news about your branch look for it on this list of polytechnics, universities, wānanga and other tertiary education institutions:


  • Got business out of town? Need a hire car?

    car hire Member advantage

    Whether you are heading of town for a conference or taking a break and need a hire car, your TEU Member Advantage program has you covered.  Use your member benefits ...

  • Budget 2015: Media releases and tertiary education coverage


    We will update this page over the next few days with media releases and news stories on Budget 2015 and its effect on tertiary education and on employment. Otago Daily Times: ...

  • Budget tougher for students – NZUSA and TEU media release


    Lowering the annual fee increases for students from 4 percent to 3 percent means universities, polytechnics and wānanga will have less money, say national student and staff unions NZUSA and ...

  • Unlikely Budget will find missing billion

    Thanks to nznationalparty @ Flickr for the photo

    Tertiary Update Vol 18 No 15 The government’s Budget today is unlikely to have anything new and positive in it for tertiary education. If the government had good news it probably ...

  • Pink shirts will stop bullying

    pink shirt day

    Wear your pink shirt tomorrow says TEU women’s officer Suzanne McNabb, because taking a collective stand is the most effective way to stop workplace bullying and create healthy, respectful workplaces. “If ...



John Prince



Tertiary Education Union
PO Box 11-767
Wellington 6142