Embassy of Canada in Wellington


The Canadian Embassy in New Zealand is a bilateral mission in Wellington and promotes Canadian interests in New Zealand. The embassy of Canada also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of New Zealand. The Canadian Embassy in Wellington is headed by Ms Caroline Chrotien, High Commissioner of Canada to New Zealand.


Canadian High Commission in Wellington, New Zealand Level 11, 125 The Terrace P.O. Box 8047 Wellington 6143 New Zealand


(+64) (4) 473 9577


(+64) (4) 471 2082






Ms Caroline Chrotien, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in New Zealand require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Canadian 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 Canada

For all Canadian visa related matters contact the embassy in Wellington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.canadainternational.gc.ca/new_zealand-nouvelle_zelande/ ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+64) (4) 473 9577 or email wlgtn@international.gc.ca

Consulates of Canada in New Zealand

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

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

Canadian Consulates in New Zealand

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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