Living in Northland

Everyone who arrives in Northland begins with a journey – a journey of the soul. We continue to welcome people home from all over the world, and from other parts of New Zealand. The secret’s getting out – Northland is the place to be. (© Ruakaka Beach - Claire Walls)

Moving to Northland

Here are some tips on making the move to Northland easier. (© Explore Group)


NorthTec is the region’s largest provider of tertiary education.

Northland's Economic Profile

A modest regional economy with a lot to offer.

Finding Work

We are just two hours from Auckland, the gateway to the world from New Zealand, making all sorts of commuting options viable.

Facts & Figures

Northland is the first region of New Zealand, the first place in this young country to be settled.