Australian High Commission
New Zealand
Cook Islands and Niue

 

Australian High Commission,

New Zealand

The Australian High Commission is the official representative of the Australian Government in New Zealand. We provide a range of services to the general public, including consular, passport, visa and immigration, citizenship and cultural relations services. We also act on behalf of various Australian Government authorities by representing Australia's interests to local, regional and multilateral government and business organisations in New Zealand.

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Head of Mission

Australian High Commission to New Zealand, His Excellency Peter Woolcott.

Peter Woolcott

Direct Aid Program (DAP) - now open

The Australian High Commission in Wellington is now accepting applications for the Australian Government’s 2016-17 Direct Aid Program grants round. Click here for more info.

New Australian Visa Application Centres

Two new Australian Visa Application Centres will be trialled for three months in Wellington and Christchurch from mid-September 2016. Click here for more info.  

Upcoming Passport and Notarial Visits (South Island)

For information about future South Island visits, please click here.

Office contact details and opening hours

Australian High Commission (Wellington)

72-76 Hobson St, Thorndon, Wellington, New Zealand

PO Box 4036, Wellington, New Zealand

  • Phone: (64 4) 473 6411
  • Fax: (64 4) 498 7135
  • Email: nzinbox@dfat.gov.au

Passport counter hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am to 12:30pm and 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Appointments can be made at: https://passports1.gettimely.com/book

The Australian High Commission will be closed on the following days:

  • Monday 26 December 2016
  • Tuesday 27 December 2016
  • Wednesday 28 December 2016
  • Thursday 29 December 2016
  • Monday 2 January 2017
  • Tuesday 3 January 2017
  • Monday 23 January 2017
  • Monday 6 February 2017
  • Friday 14 April 2017
  • Monday 17 April 2017
  • Monday 24 April 2017
  • Monday 5 June 2017
  • Monday 25 September 2017
  • Monday 23 October 2017
  • Monday 25 December 2017
  • Tuesday 26 December 2017
  • Wednesday 27 December 2017
  • Thursday 28 December 2017

Australian Consulate-General (Auckland)

Level 7, Price Waterhouse Coopers Tower, 186-194 Quay St, Auckland, New Zealand

Private Bag 92023, Victoria St West, Auckland 1142, New Zealand

  • Phone (64 9) 921 8800 - Option 3 for Passport Enquiries
  • Fax (64 9) 921 8820 - Passports and Austrade
  • Fax (64 9) 921 8822 - Visas

Passport counter hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am to 12:30pm and 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Appointments are required and can be made at:  https://passports1.gettimely.com/book

The Australian Consulate-General will be closed on the following days:

  • Friday 23 December 2016
  • Monday 26 December 2016
  • Tuesday 27 December 2016
  • Friday 30 December 2016
  • Monday 2 January 2017
  • Tuesday 3 January 2017
  • Monday 30 January 2017
  • Monday 6 February 2017
  • Friday 14 April 2017
  • Monday 17 April 2017
  • Monday 25 April 2017
  • Monday 5 June 2017
  • Monday 25 September 2017
  • Monday 23 October 2017
  • Friday 22 December 2017
  • Monday 25 December 2017
  • Tuesday 26 December 2017
  • Friday 29 December 2017

The Australian Consulate-General will be closed from 3:00pm on Wednesday 14 December 2016.

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