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Marc De Smet

"I like all the possibilities this network offers to me: From finding information over my new dentist to meeting other expats in my free time."

Anja Tarasov

"Chennai is an amazing, dynamic and bustling city, but I felt so lonely not having any friends here. Now I know many other expatriates."

InterNations - A Great Place for New Zealanders in Chennai

Hello to all of our New Zealanders in Chennai! Would you like to meet New Zealand expats in Chennai? No matter whether you are looking to find reliable information or simply want to get advice from fellow New Zealanders in Chennai, our New Zealand members will be able to tell you where to watch your favorite team’s next match on TV, or where to find the best pavlova in Chennai.

We welcome you to join the InterNations community of New Zealanders abroad. The members of the vibrant New Zealand expat community come from Wellington, Auckland, Christchurch and many others places in New Zealand!

Meet fellow New Zealanders at our events in Chennai

Attend our monthly events and activities for New Zealanders expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Chennai Expat Guides

  • Moving to Chennai

    Will you be moving to Chennai soon? As an expat, you’ll need to know the practical issues involved in this endeavor. Read on in the following guide for detailed explanations of visa requirements and residency permits, as well as how to get around in the city.
  • Living in Chennai

    Living in Chennai will place you in the heart of a bustling Indian city. This can be a shock for some expats, as the Indian way of life is completely unique. This InterNations guide will introduce you to the city’s culture, as well as the more practical issues of housing and education in Chennai.
  • Working in Chennai

    Chennai has made a name as a commercial center. Working in Chennai will thus place you in the hub of India’s economy. The following guide will give you an overview of Chennai’s economy and tell you about the healthcare, tax, and social security options for expatriates.

Forum Posts by New Zealanders in Chennai

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow New Zealanders in our Chennai expat forums.

Share your Experience and Provide Tips to other New Zealanders in Chennai

At InterNations, New Zealanders in Chennai can enjoy a platform on which they can share their experiences and tips on living abroad. The capital city of Tamil Nadu has a great community of New Zealanders that can help you make the most of your expat experience.

  • Surf through our network of New Zealand expats in Chennai and get to know the local expat crowd.
  • Join today for free to receive trustworthy, first-hand advice from fellow New Zealanders in our Chennai forum.
  • Take full advantage of the Expat Guide for Chennai and find useful information on your new hometown.

Meet up and Mingle with New Zealanders in Chennai at our International Events

The InterNations community in Chennai is also a very lively offline network. Our regular expat events organized by our Ambassadors at the best venues in town are a fantastic way to meet fellow New Zealanders in Chennai. The possibilities for interacting offline are sure to satisfy a wide range of tastes, from a hip dining experience in one of Chennai’s trendy restaurants to a joint trip to southern states like Kerala, Goa or Tamil Nadu. Our InterNations events and activities are a great way to get to know other New Zealand expats in your city and New Zealanders in India. Interested? Then simply sign up to become a member and you will soon be warmly welcomed among our New Zealanders living in Chennai.