New Zealand Embassy Paris, France
Lost or stolen NZ photo driver licence
If you lose your New Zealand photo driver licence overseas, you can either apply for a replacement licence or have the details of your driver licence record (Certificate of Particulars) sent to you.
Applying for a replacement licence
You can download the DL2A application form here. Application instructions are on the form. Otherwise, email the Transport Registry Centre or fax them on +64 6 953 6406 (attention: Driver Licensing) to obtain the form.
Applying for a Certificate of Particulars
If you need to prove you are a licensed driver you can request a Certificate of Particulars. This can be emailed, faxed or posted to you and outlines what classes of driver licence you hold, the issue date of the licence, whether it is current and so on. There is a fee payable for this certificate.
To request a Certificate of Particulars, either call or fax the Driver Licensing Contact Centre (Tel: +64 6 953 6200; Fax +64 6 953 6406 attention: Driver Licensing) or email: Certificate of Particulars providing your full name, date of birth, the address that appeared on your licence, and if possible, your driver licence number. Please include an email, fax number or postal address for the certificate to be sent to.