Novopay information release

The Ministry of Education uses the Novopay payroll service to pay teachers and other staff at 2,457 schools. Novopay pays approximately 90,000 school employees every fortnight, and up to 110,000 over the course of a year.

The Novopay service went live in August 2012 with the first pay run on 5 September 2012.

There is a high level of public interest in decisions about Novopay and its performance as shown by the number of Official Information Act requests received by the Minister and the Ministry of Education. Consequently we are proactively publishing a comprehensive set of Novopay related information from project inception to the current time.

Note that explanations are provided about why information has been withheld, edited or changed (redacted).

For further information please contact us at info@minedu.govt.nz. Media queries should be directed to media.team@minedu.govt.nz.



Content last updated: 18 September 2013