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Francois Carpentier

"Coming with my family wasn't easy at the beginning, but thanks to the local scouts we received some excellent advice. "

Marielle Depois

"I will never forget the great support provided the InterNations Ambassador in Muscat when I came to Oman as an expat woman on my own. "

InterNations – The Place for New Zealanders Living in Oman

Want to connect with the expat community of New Zealanders in Oman? Looking for New Zealand compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other New Zealand expats to go on an excursion to the peninsula of Musandam with?

InterNations Oman offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Oman or are still in New Zealand 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 New Zealand expats in Oman is going very strong, with members having roots all across New Zealand - from Christchurch, over Auckland to Wellington.

Meet other New Zealanders at our events in Oman

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 Oman Expat Guides

  • Moving to Oman

    Will your expat life soon involve moving to Oman? For a quick update on the quiet sultanate in the Gulf region, just have a look at our InterNations guide. A short country profile, visa information, and tips on expat accommodation are the ideal introduction for all expatriates moving to Oman.
  • Living in Oman

    Are you a bit nervous about starting your new life in Oman? The InterNations guide to living in Oman provides you with all the essential information for expatriates. Read more about leisure time fun, schooling, healthcare, and transportation options in Oman.
  • Working in Oman

    Is working in Oman as an expatriate a valid career move for you? Get prepared with the InterNations guide to working in Oman! Our overview of the national economy, job hunting and opening your own business, as well as general working conditions, keeps you up to date.

Forum Posts by New Zealanders in Oman

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

Tips and Advice on Oman from Your Fellow New Zealand Expats

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

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

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from New Zealand.
  • On the Oman 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 pavlova in Muscat, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Oman has information on the nearest New Zealand embassy and many other institutions.

From the peninsula of Musandam to the Al Hajar Mountains, you can meet supportive and friendly New Zealand expats in Oman on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow New Zealanders in Oman

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Oman. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Omani khawa, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Muscat’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Oman? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the massive rolling dunes at Wahiba Sands and other beautiful landmarks.

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