CDEM Group 0800 numbers for essential supplies

0800 numbers have been set up if you are out of supplies and struggling to get basic food.

Essential household supplies 

If you don't have the essentials you need to get through lockdown (such as food, over-the-counter medication or cleaning supplies), in the first instance please try calling a:

  • neighbour
  • family member who lives nearby
  • friend who lives nearby
  • or, check the availability for shopping online.

If these options are not available to you, then please call your local Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) Group using the following 0800 numbers and email addresses.

This service is intended for people and whānau who don’t have any other options available to them. 

The service operates seven days a week.

Find your Civil Defence Emergency Management Group

List updated 12 May 2020.

CDEM Group

 

Northland

0800 790 791

Auckland

0800 222 296

Waikato

0800 800 405

Bay of Plenty

0800 884 222

Hawke’s Bay

0800 422 923

Tairāwhiti

0800 653 800

Taranaki

0800 900 077

Manawatū-Whanganui

0800 725 678.

Wellington

0800 141 967

Marlborough

03 520 7400

welfare@marlboroughcdem.co.nz

Nelson

0800 50 50 75

Canterbury

0800 24 24 11

West Coast

0800 800 545

Otago

0800 322 4000

Southland

0800 890127

Covid19@cdsouthland.nz

Chatham Islands

03 3050033 ex 715