About Us

Habitat for Humanity New Zealand is a part of Habitat for Humanity an international not-for-profit organisation which began in the United States in 1976. As a registered Community Housing Provider and Charity, Habitat is committed to improving housing outcomes in New Zealand, the Pacific and Nepal.

Habitat is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing worldwide and to making adequate, affordable shelter a matter of conscience and action.

Our Mission and Vision

Our vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Our mission is to bring people together to build homes, communities and hope.

Habitat for Humanity strongly believes in a hand-up, not a hand-out. We are guided through the delivery of our mission and vision by a set of core principles.

HFHNZ Annual Report


Our many supporters, partners and volunteers enable Habitat to continue building homes, communities and hope. Read our Annual Report to see the impact of our work around New Zealand, the Pacific and Nepal.

Our National Partners

With support from our generous business partners, we are able to continue working alongside local and overseas communities to build strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter.

Our partners

Meet the Team

Habitat for Humanity New Zealand is a network of affiliate offices around the country, and a National Support Centre, based in Auckland.
OUR team 

Policies and Procedures

Our intent is to create and maintain a work and life environment that is safe, productive and respectful for our colleagues and for all we serve. Our policies and procedures are in accordance with our foundational mission principles, where we are committed to the highest ethical standards. 

HFHNZ Policies

CID Code Compliant

Habitat for Humanity New Zealand is proud to have completed the due diligence required to display the CID Code Compliant ‘tick’. Habitat New Zealand is a member of the Council for International Development (CID) and is a signatory to the CID Code of Conduct (‘the CID Code’). The CID Code Compliant ‘tick’ signifies that we have met the standards and expectations of corporate governance, transparency, accountability, and good practice, as outlined in the CID Code.

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