Member benefits

Kiwibank Vero

As an EPMU member you have access to discounts and benefits across a wide range of goods and services. You can browse our members benefit section below to see what's on offer.

 

Choice Mobile, the nationwide 2degrees Authorised Dealer, is offering great deals to all EPMU members. For details please click here

 
In partnership with Vero Consumer Insurance Specialists, EPMU brings our members special EPMU Domestic Cover.

EPMU Domestic Cover provides outstanding value and comprehensive cover for your home, contents, cars and boat. There are also policies to cover caravans, vintage and specialist vehicles as well as overseas travel. Read more...

  ITM

If you're planning a DIY project, large or small, ITM will see you right. With friendly staff and acres of quality equipment and supplies, you'll waste no time in tracking down the right materials, for the right price, supported by plain old-fashioned good advice.

Join the ITM Priority Card Program and you'll score yourself a whole heap of rewards, including great in-store product discounts, exclusive Priority Card promotions, promotional updates, special offers and much more. It's free, and easy to join by simply signing up at your local store or online at www.itm.co.nz

We've got over 90 ITM Building Centres across NZ from Mangonui in the far north to Invercargill in the south. Each store is locally owned and operated, making it possible to get the best possible deals and personalised service every time.

 

Join the movement to Kiwibank

At Kiwibank, you'll get straightforward accounts and services, and genuine value for all your banking needs.  And we have some great offers for EPMU members!

 

  VTNZ

Get your car's next Warrant of Fitness at any VTNZ nationwide and receive 15% off the regular WoF price.

This special offer is available to EPMU members only when you show your membership card to our reception team.

Visit http://www.vtnz.co.nz/search to find your nearest station.  With 81 testing stations across New Zealand, there's almost certainly a VTNZ station near you. No need to book for our fully independent WoF inspections and you can get your vehicle registration while you're at the station.


Workers have overpaid $500 million in taxes: chances are you are due a tax refund.

Tax cuts may be off the Government agenda but you can still check for free if you're owed a tax refund at www.taxrefunds.co.nz.

You have a one-in-four chance of a refund if you earned a salary or wages in New Zealand in the past five years with some taxpayers have a better than 50% chance. Visit www.taxrefunds.co.nz

  AIL

The EPMU is pleased to announce a special Accidental Death and Dismemberment Benefit for every member at absolutely No Cost and No Obligation.

This benefit provides $1500 coverage for each member, plus $500 cover on the member's spouse and each child under 18 years.

In addition to this, AIL offers to union members an extra $10, 000 Accidental Death Benefit for just $2 in the first year, renewable each year thereafter for just $5 per year.

If you are interested in this extra cover, please call AIL on 0800 894 121.

AIL of New Zealand is a 100% Union-organised company that has been serving Union families in New Zealand since 1995. Visit www.ailnz.co.nz for more info.

IRIS-GMK
  • IRIS-GMK is a brand of the Gareth Morgan KiwiSaver Scheme.
  • IRIS-GMK is for individual union members and their immediate family (spouse, child, or parent).
  • IRIS-GMK believes the best customer service is based on responding personally and promptly to members' calls and emails.
  • IRIS-GMK has a straightforward, all-inclusive fee.
  • Gareth Morgan KiwiSaver Ltd (GMK) is 100% New Zealand owned and operated.
  • GMK focuses solely on managing your savings, and will not attempt to sell you finance, banking or insurance products or services.

For an Investment Statement and application form call 0800 427 384; or; email us at questions@irisgmk.org.nz or join on-line at:  www.irisgmk.org.nz

 

 null Union Credit Union

Operating since 1938 - Not for profit and owned by our customers

  • Affordable personal loans with low interest rates & fees.
  • Term investments at competitive rates
  • Day2Day banking
  • Free eftpos & atm (conditions apply)
  • Free internet & phone banking
  • Free automatic payments & direct debits
  • Childrens accounts (free educational toolkits on birthdays)
Visit the UCU website or ring 0800 800 143 to find out more.
 

High quality, low cost healthcare

Union members and their families have access to a variety of Union and Community owned Health Centres that provide high quality, low cost, services.

All of these Centres are run on a not for profit basis, with any surplus going back into the community through health improvement initiatives.

Most of these Centres belong to a local PHO (Primary Health Organisation) which the Labour Government set up to bring down the cost of GP visits and improve primary health in their local community.

Ring 0800 422 362 to find out more. 

 

Trust4Skills

Trust4Skills aims to benefit people who work in printing and related industries through funding continuing education.

Grants are available to contribute to training costs including, industry-related university study, approved training courses, seminar costs and outward bound courses at Anakiwa.

Eligibility criteria: Individual applicants should be financial members of the NZ Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union or be employed by a company which deducts union fees.

You can download a guide to applying here and an application form here If you have any questions, please contact Ashley Chisholm at Trust4Skills on 04 569 2110.

 

Workplace Injury Advocacy Service

If you're an EPMU member who has suffered an injury that affects your ability to work the Workplace Injury Advocacy Service can help you access ACC. To be refered to the service just call 0800 1 UNION or email us@epmu.org.nz 

 

 EYEPRO

$50 off frame and lenses when you spend $250 or more
on new eyewear* at your nearest EYEPRO practice.

You can click here [1.4MB PDF] for more information

* excludes eye examination & is not available in conjunction with any other offer

Please note: This offer is made possible through participating suppliers and some frame models may be excluded

 

Resene Paints

EPMU members are entitled to:

20% off the normal retail price of Resene premium paint 500ml - 4L

5% off the normal retail price of Resene premium paint 10L

20% off the normal retail price of wallpaper 20% off the normal retail price of selected decorating accessories

Available at Resene owned ColorShops only upon presentation of valid EPMU membership (quote discount reference EC41EP)

 

InterCity

Proudly New Zealand owned and operated InterCity and Newmans Coach Lines offer New Zealands largest transport network.

InterCity Group offers a 15% EPMU discount off standard Adult Fully Refundable Fares on InterCity and Newmans Coach Lines services.

Note: Offer does not apply to other fares types, sightseeing tour options or private operator services. Discount only available to current EPMU members.

Check the website www.intercity.co.nz for timetable and fare information.

To claim your EPMU discount contact InterCity Coachlines directly on Auckland 09 623 1503, Wellington 04 385 0520, Christchurch 03 365 1113 or Dunedin 03 471 7143.

*EPMU membership number must be quoted at the time of booking and membership card presented to driver at boarding as proof of identification. 

 

 

 Bungalow Bills

Up to 10% discount across most stock.