Postal addresses for sending paper documents

Auckland drop box address and Immigration New Zealand postal and courier addresses.

Auckland drop box address for hand delivery 

Instead of posting paper documents, you can hand-deliver them into our drop box between 07:30 and 17:00, Monday to Friday.

The drop box is not open on public holidays and there is no public counter service.

The drop box address is:

Immigration New Zealand
Ground floor
20 Amersham Way

New Zealand postal and courier addresses


If you apply for a visa using a paper application form it may take us longer to process your application.  

Postal address

Immigration New Zealand
PO Box 76895
Manukau 2241

Courier address

Immigration New Zealand
DX Box: EP71514
20 Fairfax Avenue
Auckland 1061


If you are sending your passport within New Zealand, we recommend using a signature-required courier service.

Postal addresses outside of New Zealand

Use our Fees, decisions and address search tool to:

  • find postal addresses if you are outside New Zealand, and
  • see how much an application will cost.

Fees, decision times & where to apply