New Passports

New Zealand Embassies no longer issue Passports. Applications for new Passports now have to be made through the Department of Internal Affairs in Wellington.

The Department of Internal Affairs[external link] has information and application forms online.

You can submit your application and pay your fees through the Embassy in Tehran.

Lost or Stolen Passport?

If your Passport is lost or stolen, the first thing you should do is notify local police and obtain a police report. You will need this police report when you deal with the Iranian government in obtaining permission to leave Iran (exit visa) and also in applying for a new Passport.

What the Embassy does

The New Zealand Embassy, Rome is an overseas post of the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

The Ambassador to Italy, HE Dr Trevor Donald Matheson, is also accredited to Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Greece, Malta, San Marino and Serbia.

The Embassy manages New Zealand's political, economic, trade, cultural and security relations with its countries of accreditation.

The Embassy is also the:

Of interest

United Nations Handbook 2014-15

United Nations Handbook

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Elections for the United Nations Security Council

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Registering your overseas travel made easier

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The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

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