New Zealand High Commission Ottawa, Canada


Click here to see Immigration New Zealand's Essential Skills in Demand Lists


Click here to read the latest news from the Ministry of Research, Science and Technology.


Click here to read an article about Auckland teenager Jacko Gill winning the men's shot put at the world junior championships in Moncton.


Two New Zealand based musical groups- Te Vaka and Pacific Curls will be performing at the Mission Folk Music Festival in B.C. from July 23-25. Click here for more information.


Click here to read about the new simplified process for New Zealanders to obtain a BC Licence.


Click here to read Igniting Potential: New Zealand's Science and Innovation Pathway. This document describes in detail the Government's strategy for science and innovation, and discusses the major changes being made to the science and innovation system.


Click here to read the latest MAF Policy News


On Thursday June 3rd three New Zealand works of art were unveiled at an event on Parliament Hill hosted by Speaker of the Senate Hon Noel Kinsella, Speaker of the House of Commons Hon Peter Milliken and New Zealand High Commissioner to Canada Andrew Needs.  The prints were a gift to the people of Canada by Prime Minister John Key and the Government of New Zealand.  These prints are now permanently on display in the New Zealand Room in the Centre Block of Parliament.

Of interest

United Nations Handbook 2014-15

United Nations Handbook

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

Prime Minister's media release |

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

Remembering World War I
100 Years On

Be part of the first World War Centenary. Read more

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

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