Luxury Hotels exploiting workers through wage theft

Luxury Hotels exploiting workers through wage theft

By Shanna Reeder, National Hotels Organiser for Unite Union

Unite Union has been uncovering dodgy dealings in some of New Zealand’s most luxurious hotels.

For the past four years, Unite has been investigating a number of well-known hotel brands for a practice known as the "credit system," whereby hotel housekeepers (known these days as Room Attendants) are being paid per room.

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