What do I need to know before retiring in Auckland?
When we asked people what advice they would give someone preparing to move to Auckland, they said...
"Before retiring in Auckland, expats should research the cost of living and housing in the area. It is important to understand the local tax system and the availability of healthcare services. Expats should also familiarize themselves with the culture and customs of the area, as well as the local language. Additionally, it is important to research the job market and the availability of recreational activities. Finally, expats should ensure that they have the necessary visas and permits to live and work in New Zealand," remarked another expat who made the move to Auckland, New Zealand.
- What should I pack when moving to Auckland?
- Where should I setup a bank account in Auckland?
- Will I be able to find a job in Auckland?
- What is life like in Auckland?
- What do expats in Auckland appreciate most about the local culture?
- What do expats find most challenging?
- Is there a lot of crime in Auckland?
- Is there a lot of diversity? Are people in Auckland accepting of differences?
- What are the schools in Auckland like?
- What are healthcare services like in Auckland?
- What are medical services in Auckland like?
- Are healthcare and health insurance expensive in Auckland?
- What are emergency services like in Auckland?
- Will I need to travel to see a specialist?
- Are common prescription medications available in Auckland?
- How are local medical facilities in Auckland?
- As a foreigner living in Auckland, will I have access to public healthcare? What is it like?
- What have your experiences during the pandemic with the local healthcare system been like?
What do I need to know before retiring in Auckland?If you live in Auckland, newcomers to Auckland would love to hear your answer to this question.