• Step - 1 Screening
  • Step - 2 About you
  • Step - 3 Background & Consent

Update: New applications will be considered in December 2023

Before getting started

To apply to become an international humanitarian law volunteer, please complete this form. 

As part of the application process, you'll need the details of an emergency contact person.

Upon completion, you'll receive an email confirmation with instructions on emailing us your curriculum vitae and a cover letter.

Personal details

Please provide at least one phone number

How often or what days you are available to volunteer?

Emergency contact details

Medical and behavioural history

Medical history

Do you currently have, or have you in the last five years, suffered from any medical, physical or mental conditions that could affect your ability to carry out Red Cross duties?

Behavioural history

Have you been found guilty of a criminal offence in the last five years, or are you currently awaiting proceedings for any criminal offences?


I affirm and agree to follow the Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.

I agree to follow the Constitution and the Members' Handbook

I agree to follow internal regulations on the use of the emblem.

I agree to comply with the Code of Conduct.

I agree to enrol as a member of New Zealand Red Cross for the duration of my voluntary service.

I agree to receive information from time to time about the work of New Zealand Red Cross including how to donate. I understand I can unsubscribe at any time.

I have read the Privacy Statement.