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Kiribati

This page provides information on Kiribati’s population, embassies, and financial remittance details. We also give important links to learn more about comparing money transfer options if you want to send money to Kiribati cheaply, whether in person, via mobile, or online. Kiribatians living in Australia or New Zealand see a lot of variation in service costs when transferring funds to Kiribati depending on the financial carrier chosen, so as a purely informative service it is our goal to give access to as much clear information possible to help you make the best choice for you and your loved ones.

Capital City: South Tarawa
Population: 100,800 (World Bank 2012)
Currency: Australian dollar (AUD)
Area: 811 km2

Community

In 2006, 1,100 I-Kiribati were living in New Zealand.

Remittance Statistics

World Bank (2010)

Estimated bilateral remittances: US$ 9 mn

Estimated remittances from Australia to Kiribati: US$ 1 mn

Estimated remittances from New Zealand to Kiribati: US$ 1 mn

Estimated remittances from the United States of America to Kiribati: US$ 2 mn

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Embassies & Consulates in Australia:

Consulate-General of the Republic of Kiribati

37 Wallangra Road 
Dover Heights NSW 2030

Ph: (02) 9388 1755
Mobile: 0418 225 196
Email: cgkiribati@ozemail.com.au

 
Embassies & Consulates in New Zealand:

Consulate of the Republic of Kiribati, Auckland

3 Gladstone Road
Northcote
Auckland 0627

Ph: 09 419 0404
Email: ray@mannexports.co.nz

Consulate of the Republic of Kiribati, Auckland

103A Waiuta Street, 
Titahi Bay, Wellington

Ph: 04 236 6154
Email: ben.otang@xtra.co.nz
Organisations in Australia:

Kiribati Queensland Community

2 Tunis Crt
Carole Park QLD 4300

Ph: 07 3271 2814
Website: www.kiribationlinecommunity.com

 
Media:

Kiribati Topix

http://www.topix.com/world/kiribati

The Kiribati Independent

http://www.thekiribatiindependent.co.nz/