SPCA New Zealand


To report animal cruelty or an animal emergency, click here. If you have a general enquiry, please find our contact details below. To find your local SPCA Centre or op shop, check out our centre map or list of op shops.

Specific enquiries

​Animal welfare emergencies

For animal welfare emergencies, please call your local SPCA Centre.

Do not email or Facebook us to report emergencies.

For any problems with stray, found or lost dogs, please contact your local council.

Adoption enquiries

Please contact your local SPCA centre or take a look at our adoption animals.

Volunteer and foster enquiries

Media enquiries

If you are a journalist with a media enquiry, please contact Bridget Burke on 022 658 3182 or by emailing bridget.burke@spca.nz.

If you are a student journalist - please refer to information on our website which may help you, including our advice and welfare section, and facts and figures on our reporting back page.

The contact details above are for members of the press only. Please be aware we are unable to answer enquiries from members of the public on these numbers.

SPCA Guardians, donations and donation receipts

Event & Community fundraising enquiries

Find out how to fundraise for us or take part in one of our events. If you need assistance, please call our friendly fundraising team on events@spca.nz.

Leave a Gift in your Will

For all enquiries regarding people wanting to leave a gift in their Will please contact the team on Givinghearts@spca.nz or by calling 04 245 0105 or 021 598 313.

For all enquiries regarding deceased estates (including charitable trusts), please contact legacy@spca.nz or Lisa Scott on 021 0249 4893, or Louise Dilly, Supporter Care - Legacies Administrator on 09 256 7300 (ext 8807).

Op Shop enquiries

For enquiries regarding Op Shop opening hours, donations, or volunteering, please contact your local Op Shop directly. You can find the contact details of all our SPCA Op Shops here.

For feedback regarding a recent visit to one of our Op Shops, please use the form below and select ‘General enquiry’ in the subject field.

Careers at SPCA

Find a list of our current job vacancies on QJumpers.

Help & advice

Report animal cruelty or an animal emergency

For animal welfare emergencies, please call your local SPCA Centre.

Do not email or Facebook us to report emergencies.

Found animals

If you have found a litter of kittens, please check this article for advice, dependent on their age and situation.

If you have found a sick or injured animal, contact your closest SPCA Centre immediately.

If you have found a roaming or dangerous dog, please call your local council.

If the animal is healthy and not in danger, please click here to see how you can help.

Lost animals

We list every incoming stray animal on www.animalregister.co.nz so please check the listings to see if we might have your missing pet.

If your animal is not listed, we have some tips on how to find your pet on our Advice & Welfare section.

Rehoming your pet

Due to space restrictions, SPCA Centres can only take in sick, stray or injured animals. If you need to rehome your pet, please click here for advice.

Report animal cruelty or an animal emergency

If you have an animal welfare emergency during centre opening hours (10am-5pm), please call your local SPCA Centre.

Outside of opening hours call your nearest after-hours vet clinic.

For non-urgent welfare complaints, please use our welfare report form.

Please do not email or Facebook us to report emergencies.

National Office

For any National Office queries, please call 09 827 6094.

Postal: PO Box 15 349, New Lynn
Auckland 0640

General enquiries

For general enquiries, please use the form.

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