Awanui Labs (formerly WSCL) has been issued with strike notices from the APEX union of intended action by its members for December.
There will be a change of service from December 5 – 24, 2023,
The industrial action will impact laboratory services at Wellington Regional Hospital and, to a lesser extent Kenepuru Community Hospital. Hutt Hospital and Wairarapa Hospital are not affected – however, samples sent from those hospitals to the Wellington laboratory may be affected by the industrial action. Hutt, Wairarapa and Kenepuru hospital laboratory operations are unaffected by the strike.