Official advice for New Zealanders living and travelling overseas

Family issues

ALERT - COVID-19 - Do not travel overseas at this time. Due to the difficulty travellers are experiencing returning home, New Zealanders overseas need to take steps to stay safely where they are and shelter in place....Read more

ALERT - COVID-19 - Do not travel overseas at this time. Due to the difficulty travellers are experiencing returning home, New Zealanders overseas need to take steps to stay safely where they are and shelter in place....Read more

Child abductions

Information which may assist if your child is taken overseas without your consent.

Combating sex crimes against children

Information on laws regarding the sexual exploitation of children overseas.

Inter-country adoptions

Information which may assist you if are planning an inter-country adoption.

Travelling with children

Information for New Zealanders travelling with children overseas.