Embassy of New Zealand in Canberra


The New Zealand Embassy in Australia is a bilateral mission in Canberra and promotes New Zealand interests in Australia. The embassy of New Zealand also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Australia. The New Zealand Embassy in Canberra is headed by Martyn John Dunne, High Commissioner of New Zealand to Australia.


New Zealand High Commission in Canberra, Australia Commonwealth Avenue Canberra ACT 2600 Australia


(+61) 2 6270 4211


(+61) 2 6273 3194






Martyn John Dunne, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

09.00 - 17.00 Consular: 1000 - 1200 and 1400 - 1600

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Australia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the New Zealand embassy in Canberra 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 New Zealand

For all New Zealand visa related matters contact the embassy in Canberra before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.nzembassy.com/australia ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+61) 2 6270 4211 or email nzhccba@bigpond.net.au

Consulates of New Zealand in Australia

Next to the embassy in Canberra there could be additional New Zealand consulates located in Australia.

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

New Zealand Consulates in Australia

Next to the embassy in Canberra, New Zealand has consulates in the following cities: Melbourne, Perth and Sydney

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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