Further links

Complaint Line – a gateway website for New Zealand organisations that provide the public with a complaint resolution processes (eg. Broadcasting Standards Authority, Commerce Commission, Consumer Affairs etc).

Family Services Directory - Looking for support for you and your family? The Family Services Directory lists organisations in your area that can help.

CommunityNet Aotearoa  - an information sharing resource for NZ community and voluntary groups. Here you’ll find guides, news and tools for and by clubs, groups, charities, trusts, hapū & iwi.

Other Government Agencies:

ACC (including ACC Advocacy) – 0800 101 996
Children’s Commissioner - 0800 224 453
Community Probation Services – (04) 460 3000
Consumer Affairs (04) 474 2750
Department of Corrections – (04) 460 3000
Employment Relations Service at Department of Labour  - 0800 20 90 20
Health and Disability Commission – 0800 11 22 33
Housing New Zealand (HNZ)- 0800 801 601
Immigration Protection Tribunal – (09) 914 4299
Inspector of Corrections – 0800 225 697
Judicial Conduct Commissioner – 0800 800 323
Medical Council of New Zealand – 0800 286 801
New Zealand Immigration Service – 0508 558 855
Office for Disability Issues – (04) 916 3300
Tenancy Services – 0800 TENANCY (0800 83 62 62)
WINZ – Work and Income New Zealand – 0800 559 009

Other Organisations:

Citizens Advice Bureau – 0800 FOR CAB (0800 367 222)
Community Law
Council for Civil Liberties – (04) 478 6792
Health and Disability Advocacy – 0800 555 050
Immigration Advisors Authority – 0508 422 422
New Zealand Law Society – (04) 472 7837
New Zealand Press Council – (04) 473 5220
Parents Legal Information Line for School Issues (PLINFO) – 0800 499 488
Refugee Council of New Zealand
Youthlaw – 0800 UTHLAW (0800 884 529)

 

OtherSocial Services:

Barnardos Parent Help Line – 0800 4 PARENT (0800 472 7368)

Beneficiaries Advocacy & Information Service (BAIS) – 09 444 9543

Consultancy, Advocacy and Research Trust (CART) – (04) 384 5408

Salvation Army – (04) 384 5649

The Howard League for Penal Reform

 

International agencies:

OHCHR list of accredited National Human Rights Institutions

UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR)

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