New Zealand Consulate-General Hong Kong

New style ePassport released

Minister of Internal Affairs Nathan Guy has announced the roll-out of a new style of ePassport from 23 November 2009, containing new artwork and security features.

This new style of passport will be gradually phased in over the next few months. Both the new and existing passports are secure, valid and equally accepted.

The application fee for a new passport remains unchanged.

See the Beehive website to access the relevant official press release by the Minister of Internal Affairs with images of the new and traditional style passports and FAQ.

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