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.

Head of Mission

Australian High Commissioner to New Zealand, H.E. Hon Patricia Forsythe AM


Public Holidays

The holidays observed by the Australian High Commission in Wellington and the Australian Consulate General in Auckland are available here.



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