Vietnam

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New Zealand Expats in Vietnam?

Connect with fellow New Zealanders in Vietnam
Get information in our Vietnam guide
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Exchange tips about expat life in Vietnam

Alain Nguyen

"The business contacts I made through InterNations, especially with other expats in Vietnam, proved to be invaluable."

Sneha Gupta

"Absolutely recommendable: Not only did we find the best places to go out in HCMC, but also great people and expats to meet up with. "

InterNations – The Place for New Zealanders Living in Vietnam

Want to connect with the expat community of New Zealanders in Vietnam? 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 Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park with its phenomenal caves and grottoes with?

InterNations Vietnam offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Vietnam 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 Vietnam 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 Vietnam

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 Vietnam Expat Guides

  • Moving to Vietnam

    Are you contemplating moving to Vietnam? Then read the InterNations Expat Guide on Vietnam for more information on important topics for expatriates, such as visa categories, geography and climate, expat-friendly destinations, and getting around in this fascinating country.
  • Living in Vietnam

    Are you interested in life in Vietnam? Vietnam’s society is comprised of various minorities and cultural influences. With our guide on living in Vietnam, its population, housing, healthcare, and education, you will quickly find your way around the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula.
  • Working in Vietnam

    Do you consider taking advantage of Indochina’s developing job market and start working in Vietnam? Vietnam’s business world has some confusing odds and ends, which our Vietnam Guide will help you figure out. Read on for information on the economy, work permits, and job opportunities!

Forum Posts by New Zealanders in Vietnam

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

Tips and Advice on Vietnam from Your Fellow New Zealand Expats

Obviously, expat life in Vietnam 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 Vietnamese mentality and way of life. New Zealanders in Vietnam are a part of our community, calling cities such as Ho-Chi-Minh-City, Vinh, Hanoi, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow New Zealanders in Hanoi, 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 Vietnamese InterNations Community!

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

From Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park with its phenomenal caves and grottoes to the Red River Delta, you can meet supportive and friendly New Zealand expats in Vietnam on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow New Zealanders in Vietnam

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Vietnam. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Vietnamese bánh xè, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Hanoi’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Vietnam? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see Chợ Bến Thành Market in HCMC 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 Vietnam!