18 Jun 2019

Mediation help should go further than farmers - Fisk

From Morning Report, 6:45 am on 18 June 2019

The government's proposing a new scheme to help farmers facing foreclosure.

It's putting up the Farm Debt Mediation Bill which would require creditors - including banks - to offer mediation before putting farms into receivership or liquidation.

But some are questioning why it's just farmers getting special treatment.

RNZ political reporter Yvette McCullough has the story.