Feb 14th 2019

Hamilton Multicultural Services Trust launches multilingual settlement information service for migrants

Immigration New Zealand has recently announced the launch of “InfoNOW…in your language” to provide a multi-lingual settlement information service for recent migrants in their preferred language.

The new nationwide service “InfoNOW…in your language” was launched on 1 February 2019. The new service provides key settlement information to migrants in Arabic, Spanish, Hindi, Punjabi, Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean, Samoan, Cambodian, Taiwanese and Japanese, with more languages being added over time. 

The service has a team of multilingual InfoNOW Assistants to assist migrants who seek information about health services, English language classes, drivers licence requirements, housing and tenancy, consumer protection and many other settlement related matters.

The “InfoNow…in your language” service is available via free phone, 0800 4636-669 (0800 InfoNOW), email info@infonow.nz and the website.

Hamilton Multicultural Services Trust launches multilingual settlement information service for migrants