International relations

As the country's capital, Wellington is home to many international organisations such as embassies, political organisations, development agencies and trade associations.

Friendly cities

A friendly city relationship is less formal than a sister city relationship and it generally has a l...

    Mayoral delegations to Asia

    Delegations between Wellington and China have resulted in increased prosperity for both.

      Work & aims

      Frequent interaction between local, national, and international bodies in Wellington has resulted in...

        Partnership cities

        A partnership city relationship is generally a shorter-term relationship based on a specific project...

          Sister cities

          Sister cities have established direct friendly relations to strengthen mutual understanding, coopera...

          Executive Leader for Peace

          The Mayor's role as Executive Leader for Peace strengthens Wellington’s position as a peaceful city.