How to apply for Emergency Housing
Call 0800 559 009 or come into your nearest Work & Income Service Centre.
Need help outside of working hours?
Our phone line (0800 559 009) is open from 8am to 6pm on weekdays, and 8am to 12pm (midday) on Saturday.
If you need help outside these hours, you can go straight to an emergency housing provider in your area.
Find a provider in the Family Service Directory (https://www.familyservices.govt.nz/directory/)
For more information on Emergency Housing please visit: https://www.workandincome.govt.nz/housing/nowhere-to-stay/emergency-housing.html
If you can apply online for more than one service, you only need to fill out the form once.