Our mission

We develop and maintain the important and longstanding relationship between the UK and New Zealand. We support a wide range of political, commercial, security, defence, and economic matters of interest to the UK and New Zealand, and provide support to the many Britons visiting and living in New Zealand.

Organisations

British High Commission Wellington

The British High Commission Wellington, together with the British Consulate General Auckland, represents the UK government in New Zealand. We are also here to support and protect UK interests in Pitcairn Island and Samoa.

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British High Commission New Zealand

British High Commission
44 Hill Street

Thorndon
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday - 9.00am to 5.00pm
Consular visiting hours
Monday to Friday - 9.00am to 1.00pm

Please note the Wellington High Commission and Auckland Consulate are closed on the following dates:

2016

Monday 29 August
Monday 24 October
Friday 23 December
Monday 26 December
Tuesday 27 December

2017

Monday 2 January
Tuesday 3 January
Monday 23 January (Wellington only)
Monday 30 January (Auckland only)
Monday 6 February
Friday 14 April
Monday 17 April
Tuesday 25 April
Monday 29 May
Monday 5 June
Monday 28 August
Monday 23 October
Monday 25 December
Tuesday 26 December
Wednesday 27 December

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Department for International Trade New Zealand

Department for International Trade (DIT) helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy. We also help overseas companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy.

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Department for International Trade Auckland

British Consulate-General
Level 17
151 Queen Street

Auckland
1010
New Zealand

UK Science & Innovation Network in New Zealand

The Science and Innovation Network promotes and facilitates international collaboration in research and innovation.

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British Consulate General Auckland

The British Consulate General represents the UK government in Auckland and provides services to British nationals.

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British Consulate General Auckland

Level 17
151 Queen Street

Auckland 1142
New Zealand

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday 9.00am to 1.00pm

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