Our mission

Pitcairn Island is governed remotely from New Zealand, however there is a Governor’s Representative resident on the Island.


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 (Currently operating from the Australian High Commission - 72-76 Hobson Street)

Wellington 6011
New Zealand

The British High Commission Offices in Wellington are temporarily closed due to Earthquake damage. Consular services are currently operating from the Australian High Commission 72-76 Hobson Street.

Hours of service: Monday-Friday 9am till 1pm.

If you are a British National and need assistance, please phone (+64) 04 924 2888 to be connected to a consular duty officer. We hope to safely resume normal service as soon as possible.

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