The Department of Internal Affairs

The Department of Internal Affairs

Te Tari Taiwhenua

Building a safe, prosperous and respected nation

 

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Contact Centre

Freephone: 0800 22 51 51 (New Zealand only)

Phone: (+64 4) 463 9361 (from overseas)
Email: citizenship@dia.govt.nz
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday 8:00am - 7:00pm, Friday 9:00am - 7:00pm, Saturday 9:00am - 2:00pm


Citizenship by Descent

For any queries about citizenship by descent or confirmations of citizenship please contact us by:
Email: staykiwi@dia.govt.nz
Freephone: 0800 22 51 51 (New Zealand only)
Phone: (+64 4) 463 9361 (from overseas)
Fax: (+64 4) 382 3561
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Grants of Citizenship

For any questions about the grant of New Zealand citizenship please contact us at:
Email: citizenship@dia.govt.nz
Freephone: 0800 22 51 51 (New Zealand only)
Phone: (+64 4) 463 9361 (from overseas)
Fax: (+64 4) 382 3406


Wellington

New Zealand Citizenship Office
PO Box 10-680
Wellington 6143
Level 3
109 Featherston Street
Wellington 6011
Freephone: 0800 22 51 51 (New Zealand only)
Phone: (+64 4) 463 9361 (from overseas)
Fax: (+64 4) 382 3406
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm, except Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm


Auckland

New Zealand Citizenship Office
PO Box 6147
Auckland 1141
Level 6, AA Building
99 Albert Street
Auckland 1010
Freephone: 0800 22 51 51 (New Zealand only)
Phone: (+64 4) 463 9361 (from overseas)
Fax: (+64 9) 362 7905
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm, except Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Manukau

New Zealand Citizenship Office

PO Box 76-222
Manukau City 2241
Level 1
20-24 Lambie Drive
Manukau City 2104
Freephone: 0800 22 51 51 (New Zealand only)
Phone: (+64 4) 463 9361 (from overseas)
Fax: (+64 9) 262 2404
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm, except Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Christchurch

New Zealand Citizenship Office

PO Box 25-211
Christchurch 8144
100 Orchard Road
Christchurch 8053
Freephone: 0800 22 51 51 (New Zealand only)
Phone: (+64 4) 463 9361 (from overseas)
Fax: (+64 3) 339 5493
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm, except Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm


Australia

New Zealand Citizenship Office

Department of Internal Affairs
GPO Box 365
Sydney
New South Wales 2001
Level 10
55 Hunter Street
Sydney
Freephone: 1300 559 535 (Australia only)
Phone: (+61 2) 9225 2300
Fax: (+61 2) 9223 0223
Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm, except Wednesday 9:30am - 4:00pm


United Kingdom

New Zealand Citizenship Office
Department of Internal Affairs
New Zealand House
80 Haymarket
London SW1Y 4TQ
United Kingdom
Phone: (+44 20) 7968 2730
Fax: (+44 20) 7968 2739
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 10:00am - 2:00pm (excluding public holidays)


Other Overseas Locations

Email: citizenship@dia.govt.nz or your contact nearest New Zealand Embassy, High Commission or Consulate.
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