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Employer responsibilities
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Registering as an employer

You will need an IRD number to register as an employer. Use your existing IRD number if you already have one. If you don't have an IRD number, you will need to apply for one first.

Getting an IRD number if you don't already have one

You can apply using an:

How to register as an employer

You can either:

Companies can automatically register for an IRD number and for GST when they register their company with the Companies Office website. They can also register as an employer when they apply for an IRD number through the Companies Office Incorporation Process.