en | $ USD



Select Your Language

Select Your Currency

  • AED United Arab Emirates Dirham
  • AFN Afghan Afghani
  • ALL Albanian Lek
  • AMD Armenian Dram
  • ANG Netherlands Antillean Guilder
  • AOA Angolan Kwanza
  • ARS Argentine Peso
  • AUD Australian Dollar
  • AWG Aruban Florin
  • AZN Azerbaijani Manat
  • BAM Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark
  • BBD Barbadian Dollar
  • BDT Bangladeshi Taka
  • BGN Bulgarian Lev
  • BIF Burundian Franc
  • BMD Bermudan Dollar
  • BND Brunei Dollar
  • BOB Bolivian Boliviano
  • BRL Brazilian Real
  • BSD Bahamian Dollar
  • BWP Botswanan Pula
  • BZD Belize Dollar
  • CAD Canadian Dollar
  • CDF Congolese Franc
  • CHF Swiss Franc
  • CLP Chilean Peso
  • CNY Chinese Yuan
  • COP Colombian Peso
  • CRC Costa Rican Colón
  • CVE Cape Verdean Escudo
  • CZK Czech Republic Koruna
  • DJF Djiboutian Franc
  • DKK Danish Krone
  • DOP Dominican Peso
  • DZD Algerian Dinar
  • EGP Egyptian Pound
  • ETB Ethiopian Birr
  • EUR Euro
  • FJD Fijian Dollar
  • FKP Falkland Islands Pound
  • GBP British Pound Sterling
  • GEL Georgian Lari
  • GIP Gibraltar Pound
  • GMD Gambian Dalasi
  • GNF Guinean Franc
  • GTQ Guatemalan Quetzal
  • GYD Guyanaese Dollar
  • HKD Hong Kong Dollar
  • HNL Honduran Lempira
  • HTG Haitian Gourde
  • HUF Hungarian Forint
  • IDR Indonesian Rupiah
  • ILS Israeli New Sheqel
  • INR Indian Rupee
  • ISK Icelandic Króna
  • JMD Jamaican Dollar
  • JPY Japanese Yen
  • KES Kenyan Shilling
  • KGS Kyrgystani Som
  • KHR Cambodian Riel
  • KMF Comorian Franc
  • KRW South Korean Won
  • KYD Cayman Islands Dollar
  • KZT Kazakhstani Tenge
  • LAK Laotian Kip
  • LBP Lebanese Pound
  • LKR Sri Lankan Rupee
  • LRD Liberian Dollar
  • LSL Lesotho Loti
  • MAD Moroccan Dirham
  • MDL Moldovan Leu
  • MGA Malagasy Ariary
  • MKD Macedonian Denar
  • MNT Mongolian Tugrik
  • MOP Macanese Pataca
  • MUR Mauritian Rupee
  • MVR Maldivian Rufiyaa
  • MWK Malawian Kwacha
  • MXN Mexican Peso
  • MYR Malaysian Ringgit
  • MZN Mozambican Metical
  • NAD Namibian Dollar
  • NGN Nigerian Naira
  • NIO Nicaraguan Córdoba
  • NOK Norwegian Krone
  • NPR Nepalese Rupee
  • NZD New Zealand Dollar
  • OMR Omani Rial
  • PAB Panamanian Balboa
  • PEN Peruvian Nuevo Sol
  • PGK Papua New Guinean Kina
  • PHP Philippine Peso
  • PKR Pakistani Rupee
  • PLN Polish Zloty
  • PYG Paraguayan Guarani
  • QAR Qatari Rial
  • RON Romanian Leu
  • RSD Serbian Dinar
  • RUB Russian Ruble
  • RWF Rwandan Franc
  • SAR Saudi Riyal
  • SBD Solomon Islands Dollar
  • SCR Seychellois Rupee
  • SEK Swedish Krona
  • SGD Singapore Dollar
  • SHP Saint Helena Pound
  • SLL Sierra Leonean Leone
  • SOS Somali Shilling
  • SRD Surinamese Dollar
  • SVC Salvadoran Colón
  • SZL Swazi Lilangeni
  • THB Thai Baht
  • TJS Tajikistani Somoni
  • TOP Tongan Pa anga
  • TRY Turkish Lira
  • TTD Trinidad and Tobago Dollar
  • TWD New Taiwan Dollar
  • TZS Tanzanian Shilling
  • UAH Ukrainian Hryvnia
  • UGX Ugandan Shilling
  • USD United States Dollar
  • UYU Uruguayan Peso
  • UZS Uzbekistan Som
  • VND Vietnamese Dong
  • VUV Vanuatu Vatu
  • WST Samoan Tala
  • XAF CFA Franc BEAC
  • XCD East Caribbean Dollar
  • XPF CFP Franc
  • YER Yemeni Rial
  • ZAR South African Rand
  • ZMW Zambian Kwacha
United Kingdom Passport Renewal in New Zealand: a complete guide
4 min read
Updated on May 14, 2024

Is your UK passport on the brink of expiration while you're soaking up the natural beauty in New Zealand? No worries—your UK passport renewal process will become as smooth as an English cuppa!

The British passport renewal process for those residing in the Land of the Long White Cloud is no longer made in person. The UK passport renewal services now enable you to apply online.

While our state-of-the-art platform and mobile app only help savvy globetrotters in the UK get their passports, this comprehensive guide will show you that renewing your UK passport from New Zealand is now a breeze.

passport holder airplane

How does the UK passport renewal NZ service work?

Skip the embassy visit and complete your UK passport renewals in New Zealand online. Please note that we can only assist with renewals for those physically present in the United Kingdom. However, UK citizens can still renew their passport from New Zealand online. Here's how:

Step 1: British passport renewals from New Zealand can no longer be done in person or at a British Embassy or Consulate. Instead, British nationals must complete the process online via the official UK government website.

Step 2: Before starting the online application, ensure you have all required documents, such as your current UK passport, an appropriate passport photo, and any other requested identification.

Step 3: The UK government will require payment online. Make sure to pay the correct fee based on your selected type of passport.

Step 4: After submitting your application and payment, you will receive email updates during processing. Your renewed passport will be delivered to your location in New Zealand.

Why should I use a fully online UK passport renewal service?

Experience the future of passport renewal today. Here's why the new online service stands out:

  1. Time-saving: A streamlined process frees up your time for other exciting travel plans.

  2. Direct submission: You send your current passport directly to the UK Government, eliminating any middleman delays.

  3. No hidden fees: You pay the UK government fee directly, ensuring no surprise costs.

  4. Up-to-date information: Get real-time updates via email, ensuring you're always in the loop about the status of your renewal.

Opting for an online service streamlines the renewal process, making it an attractive option for those needing to renew their UK passports from New Zealand.

Can I apply online for a UK passport renewal in New Zealand?

Yes, you can apply online for a UK passport renewal in New Zealand if you meet the eligibility requirements. Typically, applicants must:

  • Be British citizens.

  • Have a passport that's either still valid or that expired within the last five years.

  • Be 16 or over (or turn 16 within the next three weeks).

What are the requirements for a UK passport renewal in New Zealand?

Preparing for your next adventure? Ensure you have all the documents for a hassle-free UK passport renewal. Here's what you'll need:

  1. Stapled passport photo: A recent, high-quality passport photo meeting UK government or UK passport office guidelines. You can use our online passport photo service to get government-compliant digital passport photos from the comfort of your home.

  2. Expired passport: Your current UK passport should be valid or have expired within the last five years.

  3. Other expired passports: A full-color copy of every page, including blank pages, from any other expired passports from other countries that haven't been canceled.

  4. Bank cheque: A cheque for the UK government fee must be paid while applying.

  5. Royal Mail envelope: An envelope with appropriate postage for sending all these documents.

What is the price for renewing my UK passport in New Zealand?

The cost varies depending on the type of passport you are applying for. Here is what to expect:

  1. Adult 34-page standard passport: Approximately US$325.

  2. Child 34-page standard passport: Approximately US$298.

  3. Adult 50-page Jumbo passport: Approximately US$339.

Use our exchange rate calculator to work out the cost in British pounds:

Note: The only payment methods accepted by HM Passport Office are credit cards and debit cards.

Where can I learn more?

Even though we can't assist with getting your British passport renewed in New Zealand, we're committed to ensuring you're well-prepared.

If you need further information about getting a new passport, don't hesitate to contact our friendly customer support team anytime via online chat or by email at [email protected]. They're always ready and willing to help you with your passport renewal questions.

Chat on WhatsApp
Intercom Chat