How to help


Use your interest and awareness of issues facing refugees and people seeking asylum to talk with others and raise the issues among friends and colleagues. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter (@Asylum_Trust_nz).


Join us as a member for $20 per year


Become a regular donor by making a monthly automatic payment into our account – 12-3011-0762215-02 Auckland Refugee Council or making an online donation by credit card.


Become a volunteer. We have a small number of volunteer places available at various times.


We are always in need of donations of furniture, whiteware, household items, linen etc. Books, toys and clothing are items we have no space to store. Imagine arriving in a country with just a suitcase or two, and needed to furnish your new home. We run a donation centre in Grey Lynn and can organise pick up of larger items. You can now also pay by online banking: