Going Flatting

 Moving out of home, and going flatting is a pretty big deal. But if you are well prepared the big move can be smooth and heaps of fun.

To find out more…

Ministry of Social Development

Housing New Zealand Corporation

Tenancy Services


Family Budgeting (for budgeting advice)

Sorted (for budgeting advice)

Tenancy Services (for information about disputes)

Video Remote Interpreting services

Deaf-friendly equipment services

Enable New Zealand (for housing modifications)

WINZ (for information about the Accommodation Supplement, which is a weekly payment that helps people with their rent, board or the cost of owning a home)


NZSL Presenter: Hinal Keshav

Special thanks to ‘the flatmates’ - Mattias Inwood & Kimiko Genet.

The Toolbox project was made in association with Deaf Aotearoa.

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The Toolbox is made possible with funding from the New Zealand Sign Language Fund, managed under the Ministry of Social Development.  

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