Types of employment
An outline of the different types of employment that are available and how this can affect your employment rights.
Who is a domestic worker? Outline of the employment rights of people working in private homes.
Agency workers have rights under certain employment legislation. Find out more about these and the Protection of Employees (Temporary Agency Work) Act 2012.
Part-time workers have certain employment rights under the Protection of Employees (Part-Time Work) Act 2001.
Usually it is clear whether you are employed or self-employed. If it is not obvious, this page will help you understand the important differences and where to go for help in getting a determination on your employment status.