Contact us

Contact information including postal and courier addresses for general queries, early childhood education, resourcing and schooling, education payroll, special education, and data management queries.

Main contacts

Phone +64 4 463 8000
Fax +64 4 463 8001

National Office address for couriers and reception

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
Level 3 (Reception)
45-47 Pipitea Street
Thorndon
Wellington

PO Box 1666
Wellington 6140

DX Number: SR51201

Contact information for our regional offices can be found below.

Information services

See our Help centre first before sending an email query.

If you know the name of the person you want to contact, you can email them at firstname.lastname@minedu.govt.nz.

Communications

All media queries should be directed to our media team.

media.team@minedu.govt.nz

Lucy Johnston | Senior Media Advisor
Phone +64 4 463 8017
Email lucy.johnston@minedu.govt.nz

Ruth Laugesen | Senior Media Advisor
Phone +64 4 463 7069 | Mobile + 64 27 839 8436
Email ruth.laugesen@minedu.govt.nz

Matt Radley | Senior Media Advisor
Phone +64 4 463 8391 | Mobile + 64 21 241 6078
Email matt.radley@minedu.govt.nz

Requests for data and research statistics

Email information.officer@minedu.govt.nz
Phone +64 4 463 8000

Early childhood education queries

Email ece.info@minedu.govt.nz
Phone +64 4 463 8000

Education service payroll (school payroll)

For all education sector payroll queries including all staff in the state and state-integrated schools
Email resourcing@minedu.govt.nz
Phone +64 4 463 8383

Industrial relations queries

Email industrial.relations@minedu.govt.nz
Phone +64 4 463 8155

International Education

Email international.division@minedu.govt.nz
Phone +64 4 463 8000

Official Information Act requests

Email info@minedu.govt.nz

Privacy Officer

See our Privacy statement.
If you have concerns about personal information held by the Ministry of Education please contact:

Privacy Officer
Ministry of Education
PO Box 1666
Wellington 6140
Email privacy@minedu.govt.nz
Phone + 64 4 463 8000 | Fax +64 4 463 8001

Property management

For all queries about state and state-integrated school properties
Email property.help@minedu.govt.nz
Alternatively, contact your local Ministry of Education office

Resourcing

For all school resourcing queries including funding, school staffing, reimbursements to schools, payments to individuals, workers accident insurance, record keeping and audit and forms.
Email resourcing@minedu.govt.nz
Phone +64 4 463 8383

Special education queries

Find your local Ministry of Education Special Education office.
Email special.education@minedu.govt.nz
Phone +64 4 463 8000 | Fax +64 4 463 8254

TeachNZ

For all queries about becoming a teacher, overseas trained teachers or returning to teaching.
Email teachnz@minedu.govt.nz
Phone 0800 165 225 | Fax + 64 4 463 8456

Website queries

For technical and accessibility queries about our website:
Email web.services@minedu.govt.nz
Phone +64 4 463 8000
You can also use our feedback form.

General

For all other queries:
Email info@minedu.govt.nz
Phone +64 4 463 8000

Regional offices

See also contact information for our Special Education offices.

Northern region

Whangarei

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
The Money Factory
10 Awaroa River Road
Onerahi 1
Whangarei

PO Box 911
Whangarei 0140
Northland

DX Number: AX10002

Email enquiries.whangarei@minedu.govt.nz
Phone (09) 436 8900 | Fax (09) 436 8901

Auckland

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
12-18 Normanby Road
Mt Eden
Auckland

Private Bag 92644
Symonds Street
Auckland 1150

DX Number: CX10104

Email enquiries.auckland@minedu.govt.nz
Phone (09) 632 9400 | Fax (09) 632 9401

Central North region

Hamilton

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
19 Home Straight
Te Rapa
Hamilton

DX Box GX10047 HAMILTON

Email enquiries.hamilton@minedu.govt.nz
Phone (07) 858 7130 | Fax (07) 858 7131 / (07) 858 7132 (Network Division)

Rotorua

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
Level 4
1144 Pukaki Street
Rotorua

PO Box 1749
Rotorua 3040

DX Number: JX10522

Email enquiries.rotorua@minedu.govt.nz
Phone: (07) 349 7399 | Fax (07) 349 7398

Napier

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
8A Lever Street
Ahuriri
Napier

PO Box 147
Napier 4140

DX Number: MX10022

Email enquiries.napier@minedu.govt.nz
Phone (06) 833 6730 | Fax (06) 833 6731

Central South region

Lower Hutt

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
19 Market Grove
Lower Hutt

PO Box 30177
Lower Hutt 5040

DX Number: SX10073

Email enquiries.lowerhutt@minedu.govt.nz
Phone (04) 463 8699 | Fax (04) 463 8698 / (04) 463 8697 (Network Division)

Whanganui

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
93 Ingestre Street
Whanganui

Private Bag 3012
Whanganui 4540

DX Number: PX10045

Email enquiries.whanganui@minedu.govt.nz
Phone (06) 349 6300 | Fax (06) 349 6301

Southern region

Nelson

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
19 Haven Road
Nelson 7010

PO Box 282
Nelson 7040

DX Number: WX10712

Email enquiries.nelson@minedu.govt.nz
Phone (03) 546 3470 | Fax (03) 539 1501

Christchurch

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
39 Princess Street, Addington
Christchurch

PO Box 2522
Christchurch 8140

DX Number: WX10005

Email enquiries.christchurch@minedu.govt.nz
Phone (03) 378 7300
Fax (03) 378 7308 or (03) 378 7302 (Special Education)

Dunedin

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
414 Moray Place
Dunedin

Private Bag 1971
Dunedin 9054

DX Number: YX10126

Email enquiries.dunedin@minedu.govt.nz
Phone (03) 471 5200 | Fax (03) 471 5201

Invercargill

Address for couriers and reception Postal address
190 Forth Street
Invercargill

PO Box 887
Invercargill 9840

DX Number: YX10209

Email enquiries.invercargill@minedu.govt.nz
Phone (03) 211 8000 | Fax (03) 211 8001


Content last updated: 16 April 2014