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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 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.

New Zealand WW100 is the website of the First World War Centenary Programme (WW100).

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.

Parliament and Governor-General

The Parliament website has information about New Zealand's house of representatives.  The Governor-General is the personal representative of New Zealand's head of state, Queen Elizabeth II.

Statistics and data

Statistics New Zealand provides up-to-date statistics about almost everything to do with New Zealand.

The Department of Internal Affairs maintains a directory of publicly available government datasets.


Tourism New Zealand has all the information you will need if you're interested in travelling to New Zealand.

Business and investment

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise is the country's economic development agency.  Investment New Zealand links high-growth New Zealand companies with international investors.


Immigration New Zealand and its Ho Chi Minh City branch provide information services related to visa issues.

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.