New Zealand Embassy Tehran, Iran
Embassy services for New Zealanders
Help in an emergency
Staff at New Zealand embassies can help you in several ways if you get into difficulties overseas but there are some limitations. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Safe Travel website has information about what the embassy staff can and cannot do to help.
Emergency Travel Documents
If your passport has been lost, stolen or damaged, and you need to travel urgently, an Embassy or High Commission may be able to issue an Emergency Travel Document (ETD). The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Safe Travel website has details of how and where to apply for an ETD and what documentation you will require.
Legal and Notarial Services
New Zealand representatives overseas can perform certain legal or notarial acts in accordance with the law of New Zealand eg. the taking of affidavits, affirmations and statutory declarations.
The New Zealand Embassy in Tehran is open to New Zealand citizens and permanent residents who need consular assistance or would like help to access New Zealand Government services. New Zealand citizens and permanent residents should contact us to make an appointment, if possible, to ensure prompt service.
If you require emergency consular assistance, and are calling outside office hours (0900-1600, Sunday to Thursday) please call our main number +98 2612 2175 and hold to hear the duty mobile contact number.