Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre

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Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre
Agency overview
Headquarters Mangere
Parent agency Immigration New Zealand

The Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre (MRRC) is the central processing and assessment location for all refugees who arrive in New Zealand. It is a housing complex, set on a 10-acre (40,000 m2) site in Auckland owned by the New Zealand Government where all United Nations Quota Refugees enter for a 6 week period of assessment and orientation prior to resettlement.[1] The MRRC is the national refugee resettlement operation for New Zealand and is a 'one-stop-shop' with a collaborative service run by several key agencies.[2] including Immigration New Zealand, Refugees As Survivors New Zealand (RASNZ), Auckland Public Health Refugee Medical Services, Refugee Services Aotearoa New Zealand Inc., Auckland University of Technology, and the Red Cross.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Housing New Zealand, Refugee Resettlement Housing, retrieved 2010-07-18 
  2. ^ Immigration New Zealand, Refugee Voices, Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre (PDF), retrieved 2010-07-18 
  3. ^ Immigration NZ, A Co-ordinated Approach (PDF), retrieved 2010-07-18 

External links[edit]

  • [ Immigration New Zealand]