Get proof you are not a citizen
Sometimes the government from another country will ask you to prove you’re not a New Zealand citizen. This is usually because they don’t allow dual citizenship.
How it works
You can get a certificate that proves you’re not a New Zealand citizen.
Documents you need
You need to include a copy of the photo page of your passport.
What it costs
The certificate costs $112.40.
You can pay by credit card, cheque, bank draft or money order.
Submit the form
Fax: +64 4 382 3561
The Citizenship Office
Department of Internal Affairs
PO Box 10680
What happens next
The certificate will take about 15 working days. You can have it sent to your home or to the embassy.
Some embassies will ask for the certificate to be authenticated.