On 1 April 1883 Salvation Army activities were commenced in Dunedin by Captain George Pollard (20 years) and Lieutenant Edward Wright (21 years). Social work began in 1884 with a home for ex-prisoners. Work was begun officially in Fiji on 14 November 1973 by Captains Brian and Beverley McStay, and in Tonga on 9 January 1986 by Captains Tifare and Rebecca Inia. Salvation Army mission extended further with the opening of work in Samoa on 1 August 2018, led by Lieut-Colonels Rod and Jenny Carey.

Territorial Headquarters: 204 Cuba Street, Wellington, New Zealand

Postal address:

PO Box 6015
Wellington 6001
New Zealand

tel: [64] (04) 384 5649
fax: [64] (04) 802 6258

Countries included in the territory: Fiji, New Zealand, Samoa, Tonga

Languages in which the gospel is preached: English, Fijian, Hindi, Korean, Maori, Rotuman, Samoan, Tongan and Vietnamese

Periodical: War Cry