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 Tauranga will hold a seminar for new migrants called Inland Revenue and you.

Topics include:

  • What is tax and why do we pay it?
  • Your IRD number
  • What happens if you start work?
  • Income tax
  • Obligations and entitlements
  • What you need to do when your circumstances change
  • How to contact us

When:  Wednesday 23 January 2019
Time:   12 noon until 1:30 pm
Where: At Inland Revenue 
             306 Cameron Road, 
             Entrance off Third Avenue, 

Light Refreshments will be provided

Please register by phone 578 1592 or email tauranga@cab.org.nz
Previous sessions

Tauranga Bay of Plenty Migrant Expo - 25 November 2018

Employment and what needs to be done when it all goes wrong - 23 June 2017

Employment Contracts and what needs to be in them - 26 May 2017

Job Searching in New Zealand - 12 May 2017
This session covered:

  • how to read a job advertisement
  • creating a customised CV and covering letter to the job advertised

Job Searching in New Zealand - 24 March 2017
The session covered:

  • job searching
  • networking and finding New Zealand referees
  • basic CV and covering letter for New Zealand employers
  • getting started on LinkdIn

How the Health System Works - 17 June 2016 
This session covered:

  • when to go to a GP
  • what services are provided free of charge and what are not
  • immunisation
  • dental care
  • services into the home
  • emergencies
  • basic information about ACC

Driving Safety Regulations - 6 May 2016
This workshop covered:

  • Driving Safety in New Zealand
  • Understanding Licences and the Law
  • Community Constables

Knowing your Employment Rights - 8 April 2016 
This workshop covered:

  • Employment contracts
  • Understanding entitlements
  • Holiday pay
  • What happens when it goes wrong?

Job Searching in New Zealand - 19 June 2015
This workshop included: 

  • Networking and finding NZ referees
  • CV’s and covering letter basics for New Zealand employers
  • Getting started on LinkedIn


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