To find out more about the work we do, and how we can help you, use one of the contact channels below. You can also find the contact details and locations of our four science centres.

Contact Us

For all general enquiries:

Contact details for each science area can be found on the relevant page of our website. If you're not sure who to direct your query to, contact us via our general enquiries email and we'll get back to you within two business days or phone:

T: +64 4 914 0700

Contact our workplace drug testing team:

0800 ESR WDT (0800 377 938) or

Contact our Social Systems team:

While we have offices at Christchurch and Porirua, we work across the country both in person and using online tools. We would love to hear from you about how you would like to work collaboratively with us.

Contact our hemp testing service:

09 815 3954 or link)  

For all media enquiries:

0800 ESR MEDIA (0800 377 633) or 027 405 8644

For employment enquiries:

ESR’s range of key services needs a variety of skilled staff. All of our externally advertised positions are advertised on the Science New Zealand Careers website. To view our current vacancies, apply for a position, or register your details for future jobs at ESR, visit the Science New Zealand Careers website(external link).

Our science centres:

Kenepuru Science Centre

34 Kenepuru Drive, Kenepuru, Porirua 5022 (Google map(external link))
PO Box 50348, Porirua 5240, New Zealand

T+64 4 914 0700  F+64 4 914 0770

Mt Albert Science Centre

120 Mt Albert Road, Sandringham, Auckland 1025 (Google map(external link))
Private Bag 92021, Auckland 1142, New Zealand

T+64 9 815 3670  F+64 9 849 6046

National Centre for Biosecurity and Infectious Disease (NCBID)

66 Ward Street, Wallaceville, Upper Hutt 5018 (Google map(external link))
PO Box 40158, Upper Hutt 5140, New Zealand

T+64 4 529 0600  F+64 4 529 0601

Christchurch Science Centre 

27 Creyke Road, Ilam, Christchurch 8041 (Google map(external link))
PO Box 29181, Christchurch 8540, New Zealand

T+64 3 351 6019 F+64 3 351 0010