Protecting what's precious

The Royal New Zealand Navy is group of loyal, supportive, resourceful, and highly specialised Kiwis. We take care of the maritime defence of New Zealand and its interests. We're part of the New Zealand Defence Force – a Force for New Zealand – so we work closely with the Army and Air Force, as well as with other government and non-government agencies including the Ministry for Primary Industries and New Zealand Police and Customs.



Take to the skies and help protect New Zealand's people, assets and allies.

Engineering & Technical Trades

Keep our machinery fully operational and ready for action.


Keeping our people well-fed, with a balanced, healthy diet is a crucial part of Defence Force.

Intelligence, IT & Communications

Understand, control and analyse the systems and information that keep our forces in-the-know.

Logistics & Administration

Heroes come in many forms, from the front-lines, to the people working hard to get them there and keep them well-supplied.

Medical & Health

To operate to our full capacity our personnel need to be mentally and physically healthy.

Navigation, Combat & Security

Getting our people to where they are needed, meeting mission objectives and keeping our people safe.


Learn in-demand skills and solve the problems other people simply can't.

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