New Zealand Embassy Washington, United States of America

Embassy holidays

The Embassy observes Public Holidays in 2014 as follows:

  • Wednesday 1 January New Year's Day
  • Monday 17 February Presidents’ Day
  • Friday 18 April Good Friday
  • Monday 21 April Easter Monday
  • Monday 26 May Memorial Day
  • Friday 4 July Independence Day
  • Monday 1 September Labour Day
  • Thursday 27 & Friday 28 November Thanksgiving
  • Thursday 25 December Christmas Day
  • Friday 26 December Boxing Day
  • Monday 29 - Wednesday 31 December Embassy Closed


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

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

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