Access help and support
Immigration New Zealand has information services for new migrants to help them settle and work in New Zealand.
This website is your first step. It is full of useful tips and information about how things work in New Zealand.
Some useful starting points:
Also check your region's Information & advice pages for details on local information services and Newcomers' Networks.
To keep connected and stay up to date with news and events, visit our New to New Zealand Facebook page .
The Immigration New Zealand Contact Centre can give you helpful information in answer to your questions about visa applications and processes.
From a New Zealand landline, freephone:0508 558 855
From overseas or a mobile phone:+64 9 914 4100
IconVisit a Citizens Advice Bureau
If you want to talk to someone face to face to get settlement information or to find out about settlement services in your local community, the Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) has a walk-in settlement information service in 30 locations throughout the country. CABs also offer workshops and seminars for recent migrants.