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Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) - Dunedin

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We provide free, confidential, independent information and advice to anyone in the community about anything. This means we have no criteria people have to meet to use our services – we will help and advise anyone.

We help people to understand their rights and how to access the services they need.

We provide people with the confidence and support they need to take action.

We educate and empower the community.


The CAB service in Dunedin is provided by skilled Volunteer Bureau Interviewers who are supported by a manager. Our Interviewers have a comprehensive knowledge base through initial and ongoing Learning and Development.


We are contactable face to face by phone or via email 

JP Service available  - Monday 3pm - 4.30pm (only at alert level 1)

Free Migrant Information Sessions. Four per year

We can book the SDHB interpreter service (funded by the DCC) if required


Older adult / Kaumātua, Adult / Pakeke, Youth / Rangatahi

How do I access this service?

Contact us

0800 367 222 or 471 6166 (to contact Dunedin branch directly)


Walk in

Ground Floor, Rodgers House, 155 Princes St, Dunedin (face to face only at alert level 1)

Website / App

online enquiries can be submitted via our website

Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/CABDunedin/


Services free of charge. 


Mon – Tue10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Wed – Thu9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

We will re-open Monday 17th January 2022.

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Otago Anniversary (21 Mar), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).

Languages Spoken


Services Provided


Your employment rights and advice


Tenancy rights and responsibilities. Tenancy Tribunal. 

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Consumer Guarantees Act help and advice

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Advice and help with - Dissolution of marriage, resolving parenting disputes, relationship property, custody

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Community directory of organisations, services, clubs, groups in the wider Dunedin area.

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Wheelchair Access


Public Transport

Bus stop outside the door for many Dunedin routes.


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Contact Details

155 Princes Street, Dunedin

Dunedin - South Otago

Rodgers House, Ground Floor
155 Princes Street
OTA 9016

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Street Address

Rodgers House, Ground Floor
155 Princes Street
OTA 9016

Postal Address

PO Box 5263
Dunedin 9054

This page was last updated at 3:46PM on November 18, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) - Dunedin.