Welcome to DIA

The Department of Internal Affairs serves and connects people, communities and government to build a safe, prosperous and respected nation.

ko tā te Tari Taiwhenua he whakarato me te hono i ngā iwi, ngā hapori me te kāwanatanga ki te hanga motu haumaru, tōnui, whai mana hoki.


The DIA is a strong organisation with a proud history and an exciting future. Within DIA you will discover a large range of functions and plenty of challenging work.

Our staff are highly talented people who work in areas as diverse as citizenship, censorship, and cataloguing.