Official advice for New Zealanders living and travelling overseas

Emergency? 24/7 Assistance

24/7 Consular emergency call: +64 4 439 8000

Please note, only consular emergencies, for example death, arrest, illness or injury to New Zealand citizens will be handled outside office hours. Routine consular enquiries will be handled during regular New Zealand office hours. You will be asked to state the nature of your emergency before you are put through to an After Hours Duty consular officer.