New Zealand High Commission Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Prime Minister John Key launches Christchurch earthquake appeal

On 27 February Prime Minister John Key launched the Christchurch Earthquake Appeal, a global fundraiser for the recovery effort in the city and the Canterbury region.

Donations can be made at, via internet banking, or at any branch of New Zealand's retail banks, by depositing into Westpac Bank account number 03-0251-0039807-00.

The full version of the Prime Minister's statement on the Appeal is available on the Beehive website

Go to

This Appeal complements those funds already established within New Zealand, the relevant details of which are as follows:

 · Red Cross:

· Salvation Army: Tel 0800 53 00 00 (for calls within NZ)

· ANZ Bank: Account number 01-1839-0188930-00

· National Bank: Account number 06-0869-0548507-00

· Westpac: Account number 03-0207-0617331-00

· ASB Bank: Account number 12-3205-0146808-00

· BNZ Bank: Account number 02-0500-0982004-000

· Kiwibank: Account number 38-9009-0759479-00

A Mayoral Fund has also been set up to accept donations to Christchurch citizens at the following BNZ account: 02-0800-0849758-000.

Condolence book

A condolence book has been opened at the NZHC in Kuala Lumpur and the book is available for signing between 8am - 4pm weekdays.

Of interest

United Nations Handbook 2015-16

United Nations Handbook

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

Prime Minister's media release |

New Zealand wins Security Council seat

New Zealand has secured a place on the UN Security Council for 2015-16. Read the Prime Minister's media release

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 | NZ Inc ASEAN strategy

NZ Inc ASEAN strategy

This regional Strategy outlines how New Zealand and ASEAN will become better connected. Read more

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

News about how the donations are contributing to the rebuild, ways to donate and more.