Australian High Commission
New Zealand
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Australian High Commission,

New Zealand

The Australian High Commission is the official representative of the Australian Government in New Zealand. We provide a range of services to the general public, including consular, passport, visa and immigration, citizenship and cultural relations services. We also act on behalf of various Australian Government authorities by representing Australia's interests to local, regional and multilateral government and business organisations in New Zealand.

Blog

The Australian High Commission has a blog! Join the conversation here: Australia in NZ blog

Head of Mission

Australian High Commission to New Zealand, His Excellency Peter Woolcott.

Peter Woolcott

Upcoming Passport and Notarial Visits (South Island)

A representative from the Australian High Commission will be in Christchurch from Monday 28  - Thursday 31 August 2017 to provide Passport and Notarial Services. For booking details, please click here.

Job Vacancies

The Australian High Commission in Wellington is currently seeking a Defence Administration Officer (Part-time).

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High Education changes

The Australian Government has announced changes to higher education funding in Australia. Find out how this could affect you here.

Office contact details and opening hours

Australian High Commission (Wellington)

72-76 Hobson St, Thorndon, Wellington, New Zealand

PO Box 4036, Wellington, New Zealand

  • Phone: (64 4) 473 6411
  • Fax: (64 4) 498 7135
  • Email: nzinbox@dfat.gov.au

Passport counter hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am to 12:30pm and 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Appointments can be made at: https://passports1.gettimely.com/book

The Australian High Commission will be closed on the following days:

  • Monday 23 January 2017
  • Monday 6 February 2017
  • Friday 14 April 2017
  • Monday 17 April 2017
  • Monday 24 April 2017
  • Monday 5 June 2017
  • Monday 25 September 2017
  • Monday 23 October 2017
  • Monday 25 December 2017
  • Tuesday 26 December 2017
  • Wednesday 27 December 2017
  • Thursday 28 December 2017

Australian Consulate-General (Auckland)

UPDATE: The Australian Consulate-General in Auckland will be closed from midday on 13 April 2017 due to the weather warnings.

Level 7, Price Waterhouse Coopers Tower, 186-194 Quay St, Auckland, New Zealand

Private Bag 92023, Victoria St West, Auckland 1142, New Zealand

  • Phone (64 9) 921 8800 - Option 3 for Passport Enquiries
  • Fax (64 9) 921 8820 - Passports and Austrade
  • Fax (64 9) 921 8822 - Visas

Passport counter hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am to 12:30pm and 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Appointments are required and can be made at:  https://passports1.gettimely.com/book

The Australian Consulate-General will be closed on the following days:

  • Monday 30 January 2017
  • Monday 6 February 2017
  • Friday 14 April 2017
  • Monday 17 April 2017
  • Tuesday 25 April 2017
  • Monday 5 June 2017
  • Monday 25 September 2017
  • Monday 23 October 2017
  • Friday 22 December 2017
  • Monday 25 December 2017
  • Tuesday 26 December 2017
  • Friday 29 December 2017

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