Move to Wellington
Set on a stunning harbour and surrounded by nature, life really is good in Wellington
New Zealand’s cultural and creative capital is a place where everyone belongs. Find out everything you need to know about making Wellington your new home.
Before you make the move to Wellington, take a look at this basic checklist and do some homework to alleviate any stress and hassles. The New Zealand Government website New Zealand Now is jam-packed with useful information to help get you settled as well.
You could be eligible for a range of New Zealand visas, depending on your circumstances, skills and whether you want to work here temporarily or permanently.
Support is important on your arrival and there are numerous organisations that can help you settle into your new environment. Citizens’s Advice Bureau can point you in the right direction. Libraries are a great local resource too, and can provide a wealth of information.