Updating new zealand passport
You can also get help in an emergency if you're travelling or living outside NZ.
The British High Commission Wellington, together with the British Consulate General Auckland, represents the UK government in New Zealand.
Our high commission and consulate cannot handle individual enquiries about passport applications.
If your passport is unavailable, see how to report a lost or stolen passport.
Application for a New Zealand passport – Child (PDF 1.8MB) Your child's witness and photos Your photo must be taken directly from the camera — it can’t be scanned or edited in photo editing software.
The online system automatically checks your photo when you upload it, but it can still be rejected after your application is submitted if you haven't followed all the rules.
Becos I had proof of a close family bereavement in NZ and my flight was booked that evening (to fly with other family members) they waived the 3 day requirement and processed my application that day!! You will have the passport within 3 days, which for those of us who've been here awhile is absolutely amazing. Just want to ask, I am a New Zealand passport holder but its already expired long time ago and I'm now planning to apply for Australian Citizenship.
The Department of Internal Affairs Identity Services Office in London - often referred to as the London Passport Office - is responsible for the issuing and renewals of New Zealand Passports in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
New and replacement New Zealand passports are issued by the Department of Internal Affairs office in London - often referred to as the London Passport Office.
When the passport arrives, children 10 and over must sign their passport themselves on page 3.
Passports for children under 10, including babies, must not be signed.