About us

Our ambulance and paramedic services are free, because we believe that in an emergency people should get the help they need without a bill at the end.

Ordinary people, extraordinary lives

Wellington Free Ambulance is a charitable organisation, locally owned and governed. We provide free paramedic care to the people of greater Wellington and Wairarapa. 

Our History

Since 1927 Wellington Free Ambulance has been providing free to the patient care for the Wellington region. History of Wellington Free Ambulance ›


Our Governance Board is made up of seven elected members that meet on a regular basis. Read more about our Governance board ›

Management Team

The Leadership team at Wellington Free Ambulance is made up of a Chief Executive and five Executive Managers. The Management team at Wellington Free Ambulance ›


We have a wide range of career and volunteer opportunities available throughout the region, come join us! Read more about working at Wellington Free Ambulance ›


Read the latest research from Wellington Free Ambulance. Read more ›

News and Updates

Connecting you with the news of Wellington Free Ambulance. These are our people, our stories. Latest news from Wellington Free Ambulance ›

Our Region

Wellington Free Ambulance covers the city to Kapiti, to just north of Waikanae, across to the top of Mount Bruce, and down to Cook Strait. View our regional map ›


Wellington Free ambulance produces a number of publications to keep our staff, volunteers and external stakeholders informed about our organisation. Find out more ›