Embassy of Russia in Wellington


The Russian Embassy in New Zealand is a bilateral mission in Wellington and promotes Russian interests in New Zealand. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of New Zealand. The Russian Embassy in Wellington is headed by Mr Andrey Tatarinov - Ambassador of Russia to New Zealand.


Russian Embassy in Wellington, New Zealand 57 Messines Road, Karori P.O. Box 17 262 Wellington 6147 New Zealand


(+64) 4 476 6113


(+64) 4 476 3843






Mr Andrey Tatarinov - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in New Zealand require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Wellington you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Russia

For all Russian visa related matters contact the embassy in Wellington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.newzealand.mid.ru ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+64) 4 476 6113 or email russia@clear.net.nz

Consulates of Russia in New Zealand

Next to the embassy in Wellington there could be additional Russian consulates located in New Zealand.

Please check below for the locations of the Russian consulates in New Zealand.

Russian Consulates in New Zealand

Next to the embassy in Wellington, Russia has consulates in the following cities: Auckland

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Russian Embassy in Wellington offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from New Zealand to Russia as wel as for Russian citizens in New Zealand. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Russian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.