Welcome to Employers' 

Otago Southland Employers Association has a proud history spanning 126 years, supporting businesses across Otago and Southland.

We provide tailored and specialist support to local businesses across a myriad of business critical areas including employment law, human resources, health and safety; training and professional development.

Our team includes a number of professional and highly skilled individuals with varied talents and expertise, all focused on their niche markets and providing quality advice and services to members, whilst building long term relationships by helping them to grow their business sustainably.

We would welcome the opportunity to hear from you to request further information, seek advice, register for a professional development programme or to join our organisation. 

Being a member has its privileges!  

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 Join the British High Commissier, Jonathan Sinclair 

4 November 2016 from 9.00am - 11.00am, Invercargill

We invite you to join the Britsh High Commission to hear his views on what a post-Brexit Britain looks like, what it means for the UK-New Zealand relationship, and the role that the UK will play in the world once it leaves the European Union.



    Annual General Meeting

The 2016 Otago Southland Employers' Association AGM will be held in Dunedin at 4pm on Thursday, 20 October 2016 in our premises at 16 McBride Street, Dunedin.

Our speaker will be Kirk Hope the CEO of BusinessNZ.

Please click here to view our 2016 Annual Report. 



    Workplace Literacy and Numeracy Funding

Otago Southland Employers’ Association are currently taking expressions of interest from workplaces across Otago and Southland who wish to be part of a consortium arrangement with other workplaces to build the literacy and numeracy skills of their employees.



    Proud Sponsors of 

»  The Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Scheme   

»  Administrative Professionals' Day celebrations

»  Westpac Southland Business Excellence Awards 



Upcoming Seminars

Employers' offer over 100 high-impact expert-facilitated training programmes, courses, workshops and qualifications across Otago and Southland, all at member rates.

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