New Zealand has secured a place on the United Nations Security Council for 2015-16.
An online toolkit is now available for New Zealand exporters to help tell the New Zealand story overseas.
The African Union Handbook 2014 is a comprehensive guide to the African Union system and how it works.
The New Zealand Embassy Tehran has changed the hours in which visa enquiries can be made.
From 6 August 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.
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.
The UN Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the UN system and how it works. Read more
New Zealand has secured a place on the UN Security Council for 2015-16. Read the Prime Minister's media release
New Zealanders travelling or living overseas, registering your travel online now made easier. Read more
News about how the donations are contributing to the rebuild, ways to donate and more.