Auckland

Living and
Working in Auckland

Connect with fellow expats in Auckland
Join exciting events and groups
Get information in our Auckland guides
Exchange tips about expat life in Auckland

Sven Baudach

"I have been in New Zealand for almost 3 years now. A pity that I got invited to InterNations only 2 months ago…"

Eva Naumann

"With InterNations we have found a very nice au pair here in Auckland, who also speaks German and is a great support for us."

Make the most of living and working in Auckland

Expat living in Auckland raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from New Zealand authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺCan I ship my own car to NZ without objections from the local customs authorities?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend social clubs for expats in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Auckland takes a lot of time. Our Auckland expat guide is there to make your relocation to Auckland as easy as possible. Starting with travel and accommodation to information about food & shopping, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Auckland.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Auckland. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from working in London to living in Bangkok.

Top Articles in the Auckland Expat Guide

  • Moving to Auckland

    If you prefer an active outdoor life, shopping on a trendy boulevard, or relaxing on the beach, Auckland is definitely the place to be. It’s a sunny and multicultural metropolis, as well as the economic center of New Zealand. Get info for your move to Auckland in our article, from visas to the climate.
  • Living in Auckland

    Nicknamed ‘the city of sails’, Auckland combines all the benefits of urban living, such as shops, culture, and delicious restaurants, with rich natural beauty provided by the surrounding hills, beaches, and harbors; read up in the InterNations Expat Guide facts about living in Auckland!
  • Working in Auckland

    Main business hub of New Zealand, Auckland guarantees to its residents a high level of income compared to the national average. This makes the city a top destination for expats. Get useful tips about the local economy, work permits, job seeking and much more in our article in working in Auckland!

Information on the Expat Life in Auckland

Are you looking specifically for private language tutors in town or a doctor speaking your native language in New Zealand? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Auckland provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Auckland. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Auckland expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Auckland and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Hello among our expats living and working in Auckland.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Auckland? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Madrid or living in Houston!

Sven Baudach

"I have been in New Zealand for almost 3 years now. A pity that I got invited to InterNations only 2 months ago…"

Eva Naumann

"With InterNations we have found a very nice au pair here in Auckland, who also speaks German and is a great support for us."

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