Kia ora, welcome to Work and Income

We're here to help you financially if you're on a low income or not working, support you into work, and help you with housing.

Latest updates

COVID-19 Wage Subsidy March 2021

Applications for the Wage Subsidy March 2021 will be open from 1pm on Thursday 4 March 2021, and payments start from Monday 8 March 2021. Find out about the Wage Subsidy March 2021

COVID-19 support for businesses: 28 Feb 2021

Business support available now with Auckland at COVID-19 Alert Level 3 and the rest of New Zealand at Alert Level 2.

Read about the range of support available.