New Zealand Embassy Paris, France

Embassy holidays

Anaura Bay, East Cape
Photographer: Ian Trafford

Public holidays

The Embassy is closed on the following days:

  • Christmas 2015 and New Year 2016 period, from 1 pm on Thursday 24 December 2015 to 9am on Monday 4 January 2016
  • 25 March - Good Friday
  • 28 March - Easter Monday
  • 5 May - Ascension
  • 16 May - Whit Monday (Pentecost)
  • 14 July - Bastille Day
  • 15 August - Assumption
  • 1 November - All Saints Day
  • 11 November - Armistice
  • Christmas 2016 and New Year 2017 period, from 1pm on Friday 23 December to 9am on Monday 2 January 2017 (to be confirmed)

There is an after-hours duty officer on call when the Embassy is closed. Please phone the Embassy's main switchboard number and follow the instructions: 01 4501 4343 (or +33 1 4501 4343 from abroad).


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