New Zealand High Commission New Delhi, India

Living in India

This section provides essential information for New Zealanders visiting or living in India. For consular assistance from the New Zealand High Commission contact:

Working in India

The New Zealand High Commission in India is not responsible for issuing work permits for New Zealanders wishing to work in India. Please contact the Indian Ministry of Home Affairs to apply for a work permit.

The contact details for the Ministry of Home Affairs in India are:

Ministry of Home Affairs

Jaisalmer House
Mansingh Road, New Delhi


Opening hours: 9.30am to 12pm

Please Note: Applicants are recommended to always call and make an appointment.

Of interest

United Nations Handbook 2015-16

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The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

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