Cost of Living in Auckland

When living in New Zealand it is good for you to be aware of how much the actual costs will be including food, rent/board, transport etc.

 

Here are some indicative costs to help you work out your budget:

Rent – $200 – $350 depending on where you live

Electricity – $93 (based on one third of a 3 bedroom house monthly bill of $280)

Weekly entertainment – $55 per week

Transport – $35 per week (based on one zone return, five days per week)

Haircut – $30

Doctor’s visit – $15 – $70

Groceries – $100 – $150

Cup of coffee – $4.00 – $6.50

Average meal – $12 – $15

Movie ticket – $11 – $14 (student price)

 

For more help in setting up a budget and keeping within that see the Sorted website.