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About New Zealand

New Zealand’s High Commissions and Embassies are often the first ports of call for people interested in finding out about New Zealand. The links provided on this page and the subpages reflect the types of enquiries we often get, which range from the general to the very specific.

New Zealand government and statistics

www.newzealand.govt.nz is the New Zealand government website providing a gateway to information, images and resources from all New Zealand government agencies and government funded sites.

New Zealand in Profile is an annual statistical overview of New Zealand’s government, economy and people produced by Statistics New Zealand.

Culture and Heritage

New Zealand’s Ministry for Culture and Heritage maintains a series of websites, each focusing on a particular aspect of New Zealand’s culture and heritage.

New Zealand Culture Online connects you to New Zealand’s cultural events, organisations and funding Online.

New Zealand History Online

Te Ara: New Zealand’s online national encyclopedia, is a comprehensive guide to New Zealand – its people, land, culture, history and identity.

Official website for Anzac and Gallipoli related information.

NZ On Screen, is the online showcase of New Zealand television, film and music video.
 

Māori/Indigenous Issues

Te Puni Kokiri (Ministry of Māori Development) is the Crown’s principal adviser on Crown-Māori relationships.

Māori Arts New Zealand is a charitable trust that represents 10 national art form committees covering the visual, performing and literary arts.

Māori Television is New Zealand’s national indigenous broadcaster.

Of interest

Elections for the United Nations Security Council

Elections for the United Nations Security Council

New Zealand is a candidate for election to the UNSC for the two-year term 2015-16. Read more

United Nations Handbook 2013-14

United Nations Handbook
2013-14

The UN
Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the UN system and how it works.  Read more

Registering your overseas travel made easier

Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealanders travelling or living overseas, registering your travel online now made easier. Read more

Sister cities

Sister cities

Sister city and friendly city links. Read more

The official travel New Zealand website

The official travel New Zealand website

The hardest part of planning your holiday will be deciding which to do first! Read more

Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealand General Election 2014

The New Zealand General Election will be held on Saturday 20 September 2014. Read more