From 1 May 2013 all consular fees at the New Zealand Embassy in Tehran will need to be paid in Euros. The schedule of fees is set out below.
The Māori Electoral Option gives New Zealanders of Māori descent the opportunity to choose whether they want to be on the Māori Electoral Roll or the General Electoral Roll when they vote in the next two General Elections.
Internal Affairs Minister Chris Tremain has announced that from Friday 2 November New Zealanders will pay less for their adult passport and be able to renew their passports online.
Updated 8 August, 9am NZ time: There was a brief eruption from Mt Tongariro in the central North Island just before midnight on 6 August, New Zealand time.
A magnitude 6.3 earthquake occurred near the city of Christchurch in Canterbury, New Zealand, on 22 February 2011.
Updates on the earthquake are available on the Canterbury Earthquake website (http://canterburyearthquake.org.nz/).
From 1 March 2011, New Zealanders and New Zealand entities must register with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade if they intend to do any business with Iran.
Full details of the Iran business registration requirement are available on the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade website.
Immigration New Zealand’s Dubai Branch (INZ Dubai) now processes all visa applications for Iranian nationals who are living in Iran.
Travel advisories, risk levels and safety advice can be found on the Iran travel advice page of the New Zealand Government's SafeTravel website.
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By-election to be held on Saturday 29 June 2013. Read more