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How do I renew my passport?

If you want to renew your New Zealand passport, contact the Department of Internal Affairs.

Their contact detais are available online:

In New Zealand

In Australia

In the United Kingdom

In any other country

If you want to renew the passport of any other country, please contact the nearest consulate, high commission or embassy of the country that issued your passport for information on the renewal process.

Foreign representatives to New Zealand

What about the visas in my old passport?

Any valid visas in your expired passport may need to be transferred to the new passport, especially if you are planning to travel. This also includes eVisas (such as Working Holiday visas), where a visa letter is issued instead of a label in your passport.

How do I transfer my visa to a new passport?