Rotorua English Language Academy opened in 1993 as the only private language school in Rotorua, which is situated in the North Island of New Zealand. Rela is a Category One school, a member of English New Zealand and Quality English. The school offers a strong academic programme with General English classes from Beginner to Advanced level and preparation for IELTS, Cambridge FCE and CAE, and TOEIC. Rela also provides an extensive activities programme which attracts people from all over the world in order to learn English in an exciting and stimulating environment. There are 17 classrooms housed in 5 buildings, a computer suite which can be used for classes and for self-study. In addition, there is a student common room with a kitchen. The school has a separate games room with pool and table tennis and its own petanque court.