New Zealand Embassy Bangkok, Thailand


From 11 February 2013 (Thailand) and 18 February 2013 (Vietnam), the Immigration New Zealand offices in Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh City will no longer receive visa applications.


From 11 February 2013 (Thailand) and 18 February 2013 (Vietnam), the Immigration New Zealand (INZ) offices in Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh City will no longer receive visa applications.  All applications that were previously received by these offices should be submitted to the New Zealand Visa Acceptance Centres (VACs) in Bangkok or Ho Chi Minh City (for Vietnam).


A constructive and busy Round 15 of TPP has just concluded in New Zealand, with further good progress made across the negotiation.


New Zealand Foreign Minister HE Murray McCully recently joined with his Thai counterpart HE Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul to congratulate Thai officials who have completed specialist English-language training in New Zealand.


The New Zealand Minister of Trade Tim Groser made an official visit to Thailand on 3 September 2012.

Tourism New Zealand (TNZ) is making a significant international push for new international visitors, with its latest 100% Pure New Zealand campaign, invoking the magic of Middle-earth.

New Zealanders visiting Thailand who are involved in motor accidents or who accidentally damage rented motorbikes or other vehicles will have to pay for damages before they can leave the country.


Fees for New Zealand passports and consular services were revised wef 1 July 2012: 


Education is vital to the New Zealand Aid Programme mission of supporting sustainable development in order to contribute to a more secure, equitable and prosperous world. New Zealand Scholar Awards (NZAS) scholarships are available to citizens from Myanmar, Cambodia and Lao PDR to undertake a postgraduate level study in New Zealand.


First Secretary Mr. Philip Hewitt from the New Zealand Embassy in Bangkok visited Ngutaw and Kan Seik villages of Cyclone Nargis affected Pyapon Township to inspect LIFT’s partner PACT Myanmar’s microfinance project.

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