Contact us

To contact the Ministry of Health, please choose from the following options.

General enquiries

For general enquiries:

Website feedback

If you have a comment regarding technical aspects of this website or to report a broken link please use the feedback form or email the Web Manager.

Media assistance

  • By phone:  (04) 496 2000. Reception will put you through to a media advisor who will help you with your query.
  • By email:
  • For useful web resources, go to the Media centre.

Report dishonest behaviour

If you suspect fraud or dishonesty – or are just concerned something doesn't seem right – you can report it to the Health Integrity Line, any time, on 0800 424 888. It's anonymous and free.

Ministry of Health contact details

Postal address Ministry of Health
PO Box 5013
Wellington 6140
Phone (04) 496 2000
Fax (04) 496 2340

If you know the name of a particular person at the Ministry you are trying to contact, you can use this email format: 
firstname_lastname @
Street address The Terrace office
1–3 The Terrace
Level 2, Reception
Wellington 6011

Freyberg Building office
20 Aitken Street
Ground Floor, Reception
Wellington 6011


In this section

  • Contact details for the Ministry district offices, located in Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin. Read more
  • Contact details for Ministry of Health business groups: Sector Services,  MedSafe, the National Radiation Laboratory, the National Health Board, Health Workforce New Zealand, HealthCERT. Read more
  • The Health Integrity Line - 0800 424 888 - is a free, anonymous 24/7 phone line for you to report fraud or any other activities you’re concerned about in the health system. Read more
  • How to make an Official Information Act request to the Ministry, and where to look in case the information you're looking for has already been published. Read more
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