New Zealand

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Malaysian Expats in New Zealand?

Connect with fellow Malaysians in New Zealand
Get information in our New Zealand guide
Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in New Zealand

Serhat Ahmed

"With all of the information that InterNations provided on Wellington, it made my move from Turkey easier than I could have imagined."

Melanie Rasbery

"Since I knew about the active expat network in New Zealand, InterNations made moving to Wellington more exciting than it had seemed before."

InterNations – The Place for Malaysians Living in New Zealand

Want to connect with the expat community of Malaysians in New Zealand? Looking for Malaysian compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Malaysian expats to go on an excursion to the South Island with?

InterNations New Zealand offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in New Zealand or are still in Malaysia planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of Malaysian expats in New Zealand is going very strong, with members having roots all across Malaysia - from Kuantan, over George Town to Kuala Lumpur.

Meet other Malaysians at our events in New Zealand

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

Find More Information in Our New Zealand Expat Guides

  • Moving to New Zealand

    Thousands of people from around the world head out to New Zealand every year in order to live and work there for a few years, making the country a popular expat destination. The InterNations expat guide offers advice on moving to New Zealand, including info on the economy, visa regulations, and more.
  • Living in New Zealand

    Have you always dreamed of packing your bags and going to New Zealand? A life among the “Kiwis” is an attractive prospect for many expats. Thus, living in New Zealand has lost none of its allure. On InterNations, you will find information on public transportation, healthcare, and education in New Zealand.
  • Working in New Zealand

    The economy of New Zealand is characterized by a high level of economic freedom and low corruption rates. The country’s beauty and laidback lifestyle are a big plus as well. We glimpse into New Zealand’s social security and business etiquette as well as the qualifications needed for working here.

Forum Posts by Malaysians in New Zealand

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Malaysians in our New Zealand expat forums.

Tips and Advice on New Zealand from Your Fellow Malaysian Expats

Obviously, expat life in New Zealand goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Malaysians is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the New Zealand mentality and way of life. Malaysians in New Zealand are a part of our community, calling cities such as Christchurch, Auckland, Wellington, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow Malaysians in Wellington, for example.

Wondering where to shop for Malaysian delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the New Zealand InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Malaysia.
  • On the New Zealand Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get nasi lemak in Wellington, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for New Zealand has information on the nearest Malaysian embassy and many other institutions.

From the South Island to Windy Wellington, you can meet supportive and friendly Malaysian expats in New Zealand on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Malaysians in New Zealand

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in New Zealand. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some New Zealand pavlova, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Wellington’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover New Zealand? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the nation's Art Deco capital and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from Malaysia and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Assallamaleicum from our Malaysians living in New Zealand!