Society Website Listings

We are all part of New Zealand society, and that society is made up of many different concerns and interest groups coming together to form a whole. In this category you will find listings related to a number of different issues and groups, including many that may affect you on a local level. You can also find websites to connect with people, learn about religion or politics, or to help navigate social institutions.

Charities Commission

Charities Services are responsible for registering and monitoring charitable organisations in New Zealand, providing them with support and advice on good governance and management. Visit the site for information on registering a charity or to view the charity register.  Charities Services are a part of the Department of Internal Affairs.

Phone: 0508 242 748

Address: 120 Victoria Street, Wellington Central 6011

ASB Community Trust

A community trust foundation with the aim of supporting innovative projects and practices.  Operating as an independent grant-making organisation supporting not-for-profit groups in the Auckland and Northland regions.  Formed in 1988.  Recently re branded from its former name ASB Community Trust.

Phone: 09 360 0291

Address: 50 Ponsonby Road, Auckland


A non-profit organisation of men who adopt the fundamental principle of integrity, goodwill and charity as the foundations for an individual’s life and character. Heavily involved in supporting charity and community service.  Helping to make a difference within the community.

Phone: 04 385 6622

Address: 195-201 Willis Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011


A secure website designed to increase communication between neighbourhoods.  Providing an easy way for neighbours to talk and share online with the view to creating safer communities.   A great way to connect with your neighbours to stay informed and share important local information.

Address: PO Box 37 295, Parnell, Auckland 1151

New Zealand Community Trust

One of New Zealand’s largest gaming trusts.   A registered charitable trust raising funds for amateur sport and the community.  Operating gaming machines in hotels, taverns and other licensed venues throughout New Zealand.

Phone: 0800 44 69 28

Address: 22 Sar Street, Thorndon, Wellington 6035

New Zealand Earthquake Commission

EQC is a New Zealand Government agency providing natural disaster insurance to residential property owners.   Providing three main services; raising awareness of natural disaster risks; facilitating research regarding natural disasters and the insurance section, EQCover provides natural disaster insurance for residential homes, land and contents.

Phone: 0800 326 243

Address: PO Box 311, Wellington 6140

Lion Foundation

The Lion Foundation is one of New Zealand’s oldest Charitable Trusts.  Supporting New Zealander’s through community based grants.  Their revenue is collected from venues and gaming machines throughout New Zealand.

Phone: 0800 802 908

Address: 50 Anzac Avenue, Auckland 1010

TTCF is a not for profit company that distribute funds to the community that are generated from gaming machines.  Providing grants and funding for a wide range of clubs, charities and community groups, with particular interest in sport, arts, culture, health and education.

Phone: 0800 882 3583