Life in New Zealand

Discover why New Zealand is a great place to live and how we Kiwis enjoy life outside of work, which we call work-life balance. It is also a fantastic environment to bring up children as well as feeling safe and secure.

A warm welcome

A warm welcome

Discover the natural warmth and hospitality that New Zealanders are famous for.

Clean and beautiful

Clean and beautiful

Every country has a certain amount of natural beauty. New Zealand just happens to have loads of it.

Safe and secure

Safe and secure

Explore the everyday peace of mind we enjoy here in New Zealand.

Balanced lifestyle

Balanced lifestyle

Get a career. And a life. New Zealand's work-life balance is envied around the world.

Family Friendly

Family Friendly

See why so many Kiwis return home when it’s time to start a family.

Education and Schooling

Education and Schooling

Be reassured. New Zealand schools, universities and institutes are known worldwide for their high standards. You’ll find our qualifications are internationally recognised and welcomed by employers.

Our regions

Our regions

The lifestyle, job opportunities and services you can access vary across New Zealand. Choose the one that suits your lifestyle best.