skip to content
Living & working in New Zealand : a survival handbook. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Living & working in New Zealand : a survival handbook.

Author: David Hampshire
Publisher: London : Survival Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 5th ed.View all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

The most comprehensive and best-selling book about living in New Zealand since it was first published in 1999, containing up to twice as much information as similar books. Now printed in colour.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Guidebooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Hampshire
ISBN: 1905303769 9781905303762
OCLC Number: 317254514
Notes: Previous ed.: 2008.
Description: 340 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1 --
Finding A Job --
Employment Prospects --
Qualifications --
Government Employment Service --
Private Recruitment Agencies --
Temporary, Casual & Seasonal Jobs --
Job Hunting --
The Internet --
CVs & Interviews --
Working Women --
Salary --
Self-employment & Starting a Business --
Trainees & Work Experience --
Illegal Working --
Language --
2 --
Employment Conditions --
Equal Rights --
Employment Agreements --
Checklists --
3 --
Permits & Visas --
Visitors' Visas --
Special Visitor Categories --
Transit Visas --
Working Holiday Visas --
Temporary Work Visas & Permit --
Student Visas --
Residence --
Residence Categories --
Returning Residents --
4 --
Arrival --
Immigration --
Customs --
Finding Help --
Checklists --
5 --
Accommodation --
Relocation Companies --
Temporary Accommodation --
New Zealand Homes --
Buying Property --
Renovation, Restoration & Building --
Selling Property --
Rented Accommodation --
Moving House --
Utilities --
Heating & Air-Conditioning --
6 --
Postal Services --
General Information --
Business Hours --
Letter Post --
Domestic Parcels --
International Post --
Delivery & Collection --
Mail Hold & Redirection --
Miscellaneous Services --
Kiwibank --
7 --
Telecommunications --
Installing a Telephone --
Using a Telephone --
Optional Services --
Charges --
Bills --
International Calls --
Directories --
Payphones --
Mobile Phones --
Internet --
Fax & Telex --
Emergency Numbers --
8 --
Television & Radio --
Television --
Radio --
9 --
Education --
State or Private School? --
State Schools --
Private Schools --
Apprenticeships --
Higher Education --
Further Education --
Language Schools --
10 --
Public Transport --
Trains --
Buses & Trams --
Coaches --
Taxis --
Airline Services --
Holiday & Visitors' Passes --
Ferries --
11 --
Motoring --
Car Importation --
Duty & Tax --
Registration --
Vehicle License Fees --
Car Inspection --
Buying a Car --
Selling a Car --
Car Rental --
Driving Licence --
Car Insurance --
General Road Rules --
Road Signs --
Speed Limits --
Traffic Police --
New Zealand Roads --
New Zealand Drivers --
Motorcycles --
Accidents --
Driving & Drinking --
Car Theft --
Petrol --
Garages --
Motoring Organisations --
Road Maps & Guides --
Parking --
Pedestrian Road Rules --
12 --
Health --
Emergencies --
State Healthcare --
Private Healthcare --
Doctors --
Medicines --
Hospitals & Clinics --
Childbirth & Abortion --
Children's Health --
Dentists --
Opticians --
Counselling & Social Services --
Help for the Handicapped --
Sexually Transmitted Diseases --
Smoking & Drugs --
Births & Deaths --
Medical Treatment Abroad --
13 --
Insurance --
Accident Compensation Scheme --
Insurance Companies --
Insurance Contracts --
Social Security --
Private Pensions --
Health Insurance --
Dental Insurance --
Household Insurance --
Holiday & Travel Insurance --
Life Insurance --
14 --
Finance --
New Zealand Currency --
Foreign Currency --
Credit Rating --
Banks --
Debit Cards --
Credit & Charge Cards --
Mortgages --
Goods & Services Tax --
Income Tax --
Property Taxes --
Other Taxes --
Wills --
Cost of Living --
15 --
Leisure --
Tourist Information --
Hotels --
Bed & Breakfast --
Homestays --
Hostels --
Camping & Caravanning --
Self-catering --
Museums & Galleries --
Theatre, Opera & Ballet --
Music --
Cinema --
Bars & Pubs --
Cafes & Restaurants --
Social Clubs --
Nightlife --
Gambling --
Evening Classes --
Libraries --
16 --
Sports --
Rugby --
Football --
Cricket --
Trekking --
Fishing --
Watersports --
Skiing --
Cycling --
Golf --
Climbing & Mountaineering --
Adventure Sports --
Other Sports --
17 --
Shopping --
Shopping Hours --
Local Shops & Services --
Supermarkets --
Food --
Markets --
Department & Chain Stores --
Alcohol --
Tobacco --
Clothing & Shoes --
Furniture & Furnishings --
Household Goods --
Secondhand Bargains --
Home Shopping --
Newspapers, Magazines & Books --
Duty-free & Shopping Abroad --
Receipts & Guarantees --
Consumer Protection --
18 --
Odds & Ends --
New Zealand Citizenship --
Climate --
Crime --
Geography --
Government --
Legal & General Advice --
Marriage & Divorce --
Military Service --
Pets --
Police --
Population --
Religion --
Social Customs --
Time Difference --
Tipping --
Toilets --
19 --
The Kiwis --
20 --
Moving House or Leaving New Zealand --
Moving House --
Leaving New Zealand --
Appendices --
Appendix A: Useful Addresses --
Appendix B: Further Reading --
Appendix C: Useful Websites --
Appendix D: Weights & Measures --
Appendix E: Communications Map --
Index
Other Titles: Living and working in New Zealand :

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (2)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/317254514> # Living & working in New Zealand : a survival handbook.
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "317254514" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/839048> ; # British--Employment
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836716397#Topic/arbeitsbedingungen> ; # Arbeitsbedingungen
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/919.3044/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836716397#Place/neuseeland> ; # Neuseeland.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204542> ; # New Zealand.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836716397#Place/new_zealand> ; # New Zealand
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> ; # Manners and customs
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836716397#Topic/lebensbedingungen> ; # Lebensbedingungen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836716397#Topic/british_employment_new_zealand> ; # British--Employment--New Zealand
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836716397#Topic/einwanderung> ; # Einwanderung
    schema:alternateName "Living and working in New Zealand :" ;
    schema:bookEdition "5th ed. /" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/50885798> ; # David Hampshire
    schema:datePublished "2010" ;
    schema:description "1 -- Finding A Job -- Employment Prospects -- Qualifications -- Government Employment Service -- Private Recruitment Agencies -- Temporary, Casual & Seasonal Jobs -- Job Hunting -- The Internet -- CVs & Interviews -- Working Women -- Salary -- Self-employment & Starting a Business -- Trainees & Work Experience -- Illegal Working -- Language -- 2 -- Employment Conditions -- Equal Rights -- Employment Agreements -- Checklists -- 3 -- Permits & Visas -- Visitors' Visas -- Special Visitor Categories -- Transit Visas -- Working Holiday Visas -- Temporary Work Visas & Permit -- Student Visas -- Residence -- Residence Categories -- Returning Residents -- 4 -- Arrival -- Immigration -- Customs -- Finding Help -- Checklists -- 5 -- Accommodation -- Relocation Companies -- Temporary Accommodation -- New Zealand Homes -- Buying Property -- Renovation, Restoration & Building -- Selling Property -- Rented Accommodation -- Moving House -- Utilities -- Heating & Air-Conditioning -- 6 -- Postal Services -- General Information -- Business Hours -- Letter Post -- Domestic Parcels -- International Post -- Delivery & Collection -- Mail Hold & Redirection -- Miscellaneous Services -- Kiwibank -- 7 -- Telecommunications -- Installing a Telephone -- Using a Telephone -- Optional Services -- Charges -- Bills -- International Calls -- Directories -- Payphones -- Mobile Phones -- Internet -- Fax & Telex -- Emergency Numbers -- 8 -- Television & Radio -- Television -- Radio -- 9 -- Education -- State or Private School? -- State Schools -- Private Schools -- Apprenticeships -- Higher Education -- Further Education -- Language Schools -- 10 -- Public Transport -- Trains -- Buses & Trams -- Coaches -- Taxis -- Airline Services -- Holiday & Visitors' Passes -- Ferries -- 11 -- Motoring -- Car Importation -- Duty & Tax -- Registration -- Vehicle License Fees -- Car Inspection -- Buying a Car -- Selling a Car -- Car Rental -- Driving Licence -- Car Insurance -- General Road Rules -- Road Signs -- Speed Limits -- Traffic Police -- New Zealand Roads -- New Zealand Drivers -- Motorcycles -- Accidents -- Driving & Drinking -- Car Theft -- Petrol -- Garages -- Motoring Organisations -- Road Maps & Guides -- Parking -- Pedestrian Road Rules -- 12 -- Health -- Emergencies -- State Healthcare -- Private Healthcare -- Doctors -- Medicines -- Hospitals & Clinics -- Childbirth & Abortion -- Children's Health -- Dentists -- Opticians -- Counselling & Social Services -- Help for the Handicapped -- Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- Smoking & Drugs -- Births & Deaths -- Medical Treatment Abroad -- 13 -- Insurance -- Accident Compensation Scheme -- Insurance Companies -- Insurance Contracts -- Social Security -- Private Pensions -- Health Insurance -- Dental Insurance -- Household Insurance -- Holiday & Travel Insurance -- Life Insurance -- 14 -- Finance -- New Zealand Currency -- Foreign Currency -- Credit Rating -- Banks -- Debit Cards -- Credit & Charge Cards -- Mortgages -- Goods & Services Tax -- Income Tax -- Property Taxes -- Other Taxes -- Wills -- Cost of Living -- 15 -- Leisure -- Tourist Information -- Hotels -- Bed & Breakfast -- Homestays -- Hostels -- Camping & Caravanning -- Self-catering -- Museums & Galleries -- Theatre, Opera & Ballet -- Music -- Cinema -- Bars & Pubs -- Cafes & Restaurants -- Social Clubs -- Nightlife -- Gambling -- Evening Classes -- Libraries -- 16 -- Sports -- Rugby -- Football -- Cricket -- Trekking -- Fishing -- Watersports -- Skiing -- Cycling -- Golf -- Climbing & Mountaineering -- Adventure Sports -- Other Sports -- 17 -- Shopping -- Shopping Hours -- Local Shops & Services -- Supermarkets -- Food -- Markets -- Department & Chain Stores -- Alcohol -- Tobacco -- Clothing & Shoes -- Furniture & Furnishings -- Household Goods -- Secondhand Bargains -- Home Shopping -- Newspapers, Magazines & Books -- Duty-free & Shopping Abroad -- Receipts & Guarantees -- Consumer Protection -- 18 -- Odds & Ends -- New Zealand Citizenship -- Climate -- Crime -- Geography -- Government -- Legal & General Advice -- Marriage & Divorce -- Military Service -- Pets -- Police -- Population -- Religion -- Social Customs -- Time Difference -- Tipping -- Toilets -- 19 -- The Kiwis -- 20 -- Moving House or Leaving New Zealand -- Moving House -- Leaving New Zealand -- Appendices -- Appendix A: Useful Addresses -- Appendix B: Further Reading -- Appendix C: Useful Websites -- Appendix D: Weights & Measures -- Appendix E: Communications Map -- Index"@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836716397> ;
    schema:genre "Guidebooks"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Living & working in New Zealand : a survival handbook."@en ;
    schema:numberOfPages "340" ;
    schema:productID "317254514" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/317254514#PublicationEvent/london_survival_books_2010> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836716397#Agent/survival_books> ; # Survival Books
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781905303762> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA931342> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/317254514> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836716397#Agent/survival_books> # Survival Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Survival Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836716397#Topic/arbeitsbedingungen> # Arbeitsbedingungen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Arbeitsbedingungen"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836716397#Topic/lebensbedingungen> # Lebensbedingungen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Lebensbedingungen"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> # Manners and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Manners and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204542> # New Zealand.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New Zealand." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/839048> # British--Employment
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "British--Employment"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/50885798> # David Hampshire
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hampshire" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Hampshire" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781905303762>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:Paperback ;
    schema:isbn "1905303769" ;
    schema:isbn "9781905303762" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.