Embassy of New Zealand in Tokyo


The New Zealand Embassy in Japan is a bilateral mission in Tokyo and promotes New Zealand interests in Japan. The embassy of New Zealand also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Japan. The New Zealand Embassy in Tokyo is headed by Mr Ian Kennedy - Ambassador of New Zealand to Japan.


New Zealand Embassy in Tokyo, Japan 20-40 Kamiyama-cho Shibuya-ku Tokyo 150-0047 Japan


(+81) 3 3467 2271


(+81) 3 3467 6843






Mr Ian Kennedy - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Japan require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the New Zealand embassy in Tokyo 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 Tokyo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.nzembassy.com/japan ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+81) 3 3467 2271 or email nzemb.tky@mfat.govt.nz

Consulates of New Zealand in Japan

Next to the embassy in Tokyo there could be additional New Zealand consulates located in Japan.

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

New Zealand Consulates in Japan

Next to the embassy in Tokyo, New Zealand has consulates in the following cities: Fukuoka, Nagoya, Osaka, Sapporo and Sendai

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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