Retirement villages home page
The Retirement Villages Register is maintained by the New Zealand Companies Office, a government agency responsible for administering corporate body registers, including the Companies Register.
This electronic register is available to the public 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
A retirement village must not make any offers of occupation unless it is registered.
On this website you can learn:
- What a retirement village is
- How to register a new retirement village
- How to calculate the registration fees
Every retirement village that is registered remains registered unless the Registrar suspends or cancels its registration. Here you can learn about:
The operator of a retirement village must appoint a statutory supervisor, unless they are granted an exemption by the Registrar.
The Retirement Villages Act 2003 (the Act) introduced new rights and protections for residents, and intending residents of retirement villages.
Call us for information relating to Retirement Villages or the Register on freephone 0800 268 269
Use this postal address when filing Retirement Village forms:
Registrar of Retirement Villages
Private Bag 92061
Victoria Street West