New Zealand Embassy Berlin, Germany


The New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) is introducing a new online passport renewal channel (Online Renewal Service) beginning 2 November 2012.


The New Zealand Embassy including Immigration New Zealand, will be closed from 1pm Friday 2nd November 2012 and will re-open for business at 9am Monday 5th November 2012.


Ambassador Peter Rider reflects on the Frankfurt Book Fair and associated events in 2012.


Thank you to the  volunteers who worked at the New Zealand pavilion


This year is the 50th edition of the United Nations Handbook.


The New Zealand Consulate-General in Noumea, New Caledonia is seeking an Administration Manager.


Titus Books recently announced the publication of the German translation of a tour diary, written by New Zealand poet and musician Bill Direen and translated from New Zealand English by Arno Loeffler.


New Zealand has turned the privilege of being the Guest Country of Honour at the Frankfurt Book Fair 10-14 October 2012 into a stunning success.


There has been recent reports of deaths and hospitalisations as a result of drinking methanol-laced spirits purchased in the Czech Republic.


Munich’s annual Oktoberfest beer festival is scheduled to take place between 22 September and 7 October 2012.

Of interest

United Nations Handbook 2014-15

United Nations Handbook

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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

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New Zealanders travelling or living overseas, registering your travel online now made easier. Read more

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

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