New Zealand Embassy Brasilia, Brazil

Passport entitlement and validity

New Zealand passports are issued to holders of New Zealand citizenship.

All New Zealand passports are valid for 5 years from the date of issue.

Once a passport has expired an application for a new one should be made to the Department of Internal Affairs at either Wellington, London or Sydney.

Of interest

United Nations Handbook 2014-15

United Nations Handbook
2014-15

The UN Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the UN system and how it works.  Read more

Prime Minister's media release | www.beehive.govt.nz

New Zealand wins Security Council seat

New Zealand has secured a place on the UN Security Council for 2015-16. Read the Prime Minister's media release

Registering your overseas travel made easier

Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealanders travelling or living overseas, registering your travel online now made easier. Read more

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

News about how the donations are contributing to the rebuild, ways to donate and more.