Temporary Accommodation during COVID-19

Registrations for COVID-19 temporary accommodation need to be made by phoning 0508 754 163. The call centre is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can find out more on the Temporary Accommodation COVID-19 page here.

By phone

Call us on: 0508 754 163

Calling us is free within New Zealand. We’re currently available to receive calls 24/7.

Getting help with phone calls

If English isn’t your first language let us know when you call and we’ll use our interpreting service, Ezispeak. Let us know the language you want and wait to be connected to an interpreter.

If you're deaf or have difficulty hearing, you can use the video relay service.

New Zealand Relay(external link)

By post

Our postal address is:

Temporary Accommodation Service
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
PO Box 1473 
Wellington 6140

Media enquiries

For media enquiries, email media@mbie.govt.nz or call the MBIE media team on 027 442 2141.

By email

You can email us at temp.accom@mbie.govt.nz

We do not accept registrations via email. To register please select the relevant event page from our homepage.

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