New Zealand Embassy Cairo, Egypt
Anzac Day is a significant national day of commemoration for New Zealanders and Australians. It marks the anniversary of the first major military action fought by the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) during the First World War. On 25 April 1915, the ANZAC’s waded ashore at Gallipoli and began seven months of intense combat that marked the arrival of two young nations on the world stage.
The Māori Electoral Option gives New Zealanders of Māori descent the opportunity to choose whether they want to be on the Māori Electoral Roll or the General Electoral Roll when they vote in the next two General Elections.
Internal Affairs Minister Chris Tremain has announced that from Friday 2 November New Zealanders will pay less for their adult passport and be able to renew their passports online.