Embassy of New Zealand in Riyadh


The New Zealand Embassy in Saudi Arabia is a bilateral mission in Riyadh and promotes New Zealand interests in Saudi Arabia. The embassy of New Zealand also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Saudi Arabia. The New Zealand Embassy in Riyadh is headed by Mr Rod Harris - Ambassador of New Zealand to Saudi Arabia.


New Zealand Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Diplomatic Quarter P.O. Box 94 397 Riyadh 11693 Saudi Arabia


(+966) 1 488 7988


(+966) 1 488 7912 / 1






Mr Rod Harris - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Saudi Arabia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the New Zealand embassy in Riyadh 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 Riyadh before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.nzembassy.com/saudi-arabia ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+966) 1 488 7988 or email info@nzembassy.org.sa

Consulates of New Zealand in Saudi Arabia

Next to the embassy in Riyadh there could be additional New Zealand consulates located in Saudi Arabia.

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

New Zealand Consulates in Saudi Arabia

Next to the embassy in Riyadh, New Zealand has consulates in the following cities: Jeddah

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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