New Zealand High Commission Ottawa, Canada

Canada/New Zealand Working Holiday Scheme

Please note that from 27 November 2012, the New Zealand High Commission in Ottawa  no longer processes visa applications, including the Canada/New Zealand Working Holiday Scheme.   Applications instead need to be sent by mail or courier to the New Zealand Visa Application Centre in Washington D.C.

Once the application is submitted and necessary administrative checks completed, it will be forwarded to INZ.

Visa Application Centre Washington DC

Address: 1120 19th Street NW, Suite No. 415, Washington, DC. 20036
Phone: +1 202 223 3400
Fax: 1 202 223 3900
Office hours:9.00am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday EDT
Call Centre hours:9.00am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday EDT

If your enquiry is about an existing application, you will be contacted once a decision has been made. Please contact your immigration officer if you have any further questions.

For information on New Zealand visas please visit

Contact details for  New Zealand  Embassy  in Washington DC USA:

Tel 1-202- 328 4800
Fax  1-202-667-5227

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