General Information



Travel Details

Visa Information
All overseas visitors are required to have a valid passport and the appropriate visa for their stay (with the exception of delegates from visa-free countries - please see below).

For information on how to obtain a visa, including necessary funds and health requirements, please visit: www.immigration.govt.nz.

It is suggested that that an allowance of a minimum 3 months is made for the processing of your visa by Immigration New Zealand or the applicable New Zealand embassy/consulate in your country of residence.

Some countries do not require visas to enter New Zealand. Please check your country online by visiting: http://glossary.immigration.govt.nz/VisaFreeCountries.html.

AUT City Campus
AUT City Campus is located at 55 Wellesley Street East, Auckland CBD.

Unless you have an AUT Parking Permit, the Wilson’s car parks on St Pauls Street or Wakefield Street as well as the on street Pay and Display car parks are recommended for short term or daily parking.

Public Transport
Auckland public transport, such as busses, trains and ferries, is convenient way to travel within the Auckland region.
Please visit http://www.maxx.co.nz/ for transport details.

If you require a taxi there are a number of recommended companies:

*Auckland Co-op Taxi, phone: 09 300 3000
*Alert Taxi, phone: 09 309 2000
*Auckland Taxi Service, phone: 0800 8294 669

There is an ANZ ATM located on the AUT University City Campus, just inside the entrance of WC building, near the AUT University Fitness Centre.

Auckland City offers a wide range of excellent restaurants – we recommend the Viaduct Harbour for a selection of top restaurants and bars.

Emergencies, medical needs and illnesses:
If you have any emergency, please contact the police, ambulance or fire departments by calling 111 from any landline or mobile phone.

Emergency Protocol
Please be aware of the exits within the university in the event of an emergency evacuation.

Please note AUT is a smoke free university.