Migrant information sessions 


If you’ve recently moved to New Zealand you probably have lots of questions about how things work. We run regular information sessions aimed at new migrants in our area, all migrants are welcome!

You can also call or come into the bureau if you want any information or assistance. You can also find more information for migrants elsewhere on our website.


Information Sessions

CAB Invercargill will hold a free information session for newcomers on Employment

The topics covered are:

  • English language for work
  • Finding employment

The presenters are from English Language Partners and Southern Directionz

Date:   Tuesday, 22 November 2016
Time:   4 pm to 6 pm
Venue:  Upstairs meeting room, Invercargill Public Library, Dee Street, Invercargill

Refreshment provided.

For more information please call CAB Invercargill on 03 218 6648 or email Invercargill@cab.org.nz


Previous workshops

Health Services in Southland - 29 September 2016
This session covered:

  • What health services can you access?
  • How do you access local health services and when?
  • How much will it cost?

Settling-In Southland -  29 June 2016
This session covered:

  • Community organisations
  • Mastering the English language
  • Obtaining a NZ drivers licence
  • Finding a job

Driving in New Zealand, and, Collecting Shellfish in New Zealand - 9 March 2016 

  • Driving safely in New Zealand
  • How to get a New Zealand driver’s licence
  • What shellfish can you collect and from where?

Employment and The New Zealand Tax System - 17 November 2015
It covered the following topics:

  • Finding employment in Southland - facilitated by Dave McKissock, Managing Director, Southern DirectionNZ
  • New Zealand tax system - facilitated by Russell Taylor of Inland Revenue

Introducing Citizens Advice Bureau Invercargill
30 June 2015
Immigration workshop
21 May 2015
Employment Rights and Human Rights in New Zealand
27 February 2015

  • Search the CAB Community Directory.
  • Call CAB: 0800 367 222.
  • Free help for Migrants
  • Free help in your language
  • Become a CAB volunteer
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