Embassy of New Zealand in Nukualofa


The New Zealand Embassy in Tonga is a bilateral mission in Nukualofa and promotes New Zealand interests in Tonga. The embassy of New Zealand also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Tonga. The New Zealand Embassy in Nukualofa is headed by Dr Jonathan Austin, High Commissioner of New Zealand to Tonga.


New Zealand High Commission in Nukualofa, Tonga Corner Taufaahau and Salote Roads P.O. Box 830 Nukualofa Tonga


(+676) 23122


(+676) 23487






Dr Jonathan Austin, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Tonga require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the New Zealand embassy in Nukualofa 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 Nukualofa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.nzembassy.com/tonga ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+676) 23122 or email nzhcnuk@kalianet.to

Consulates of New Zealand in Tonga

Next to the embassy in Nukualofa there could be additional New Zealand consulates located in Tonga.

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

New Zealand Consulates in Tonga

Next to the embassy in Nukualofa, New Zealand has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that New Zealand does not have any consulates located in Tonga ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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