The Department of Internal Affairs

The Department of Internal Affairs

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New Zealand citizenship

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Choice - The New Zealand citizenship story

Choice is a commemorative book which acknowledges the commitment that new citizens make to New Zealand.

Find out more about Choice - The New Zealand citizenship story.

Possible scam targeting people applying for New Zealand citizenship

The Department of Internal Affairs has been made aware of a possible scam targeting people applying for New Zealand citizenship, with callers claiming to be from Immigration New Zealand. The caller may say that there is a problem with the citizenship application, seeking money to resolve the issue. If you receive one of these calls or have any concerns regarding your citizenship application, please call Internal Affairs directly on 0800 22 51 51.

More information about a similar reported scam can be found here:

http://www.consumerprotection.govt.nz/scam-news/scam-alert-immigration-scam-india