Embassy of New Zealand in Ottawa


The New Zealand Embassy in Canada is a bilateral mission in Ottawa and promotes New Zealand interests in Canada. The embassy of New Zealand also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Canada. The New Zealand Embassy in Ottawa is headed by Mr Andrew Needs, High Commissioner of New Zealand to Canada.


New Zealand High Commission in Ottawa, Canada Metropolitan House (suite 727) 99 Bank Street Ottawa Ontario K1P 6G3 Canada


(+1) 613 238 5991


(+1) 613 238 5707






Mr Andrew Needs, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Canada require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the New Zealand embassy in Ottawa 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 Ottawa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.nzembassy.com/canada ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 613 238 5991 or email info@nzhcottawa.org

Consulates of New Zealand in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa there could be additional New Zealand consulates located in Canada.

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

New Zealand Consulates in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa, New Zealand has consulates in the following cities: Toronto and Vancouver

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the New Zealand Embassy in Ottawa offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Canada to New Zealand as wel as for New Zealand citizens in Canada. 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.