- Publish Date
- Friday, 18 August 2017, 9:35AM
So you've decided to add to your family. And now you have to choose a baby name, both you and your partner agree on.
Do you want your little bundle of joy to blend in with the crowd? Or maybe you're one of those parents who prefers something unique?
Well we've done a little digging and have discovered what the most popular baby name for boys and girls in New Zealand is.
According to a data report from the Department of Internal Affairs, the number one name for boys is Oliver. Which largely surpassed the second name, Jack and the third, William.
And the most popular name for girls is Olivia, followed closely by Charlotte and Isla.