New Zealand Embassy Cairo, Egypt
New or replacement passports
New Zealand passports are issued by the Department of Internal Affairs. The New Zealand Embassy in Cairo does not issue passports.
If you require a new or replacement passport, please visit the Passports Office website, which provides comprehensive information about what you will need when applying for a passport, the applicable fees and where to send your application. You can also download the forms from this website.
You can either send your application to the Passports Office in London or to New Zealand – different fees apply for each. If you wish to lodge your application through the New Zealand Embassy this will attract an additional NZ$50 fee.
The processing time for a correctly completed application by the Passports Office in London is 10 working days plus postage time. The Passports Office in London also offers an urgent service which takes 3 working days plus postage time.
For further information about passports, please email Department of Internal Affairs or contact the London office:
Department of Internal Affairs (Passports Office)
New Zealand High Commission
New Zealand House
London SW1Y 4TQ
Tel: +44 20 7930 8422