Living in Australia

Although similar, New Zealand and Australia do some things differently. New Zealanders living in Australia need to know what these differences are.

We can point you in the right direction here.
  • Moving to Australia

    Are you a New Zealander moving to Australia? Find out what you need to do (and think about) before you go.

  • Daily life in Australia

    New Zealand and Australia are similar, but there are differences in how things are done. Find information on how New Zealanders can get set up for daily life in Australia.

  • Help from our New Zealand High Commission and consulates

    The New Zealand High Commission in Canberra and consulates in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth can provide help in certain situations to New Zealanders living or travelling in Australia.

  • Documents

    Find out how to get, use, renew or replace your New Zealand documents while living in Australia.


We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our website, to analyze our website traffic, and to understand where our visitors are coming from. You can find out more information on our Privacy Page.