General contact information
Births, Deaths and Marriages will be closed from 5pm on Friday 22 December and will reopen on Wednesday 3 January. During this time a call-out service is available for urgent death registrations and other urgent matters — please contact us for more information. The contact centre will be open on 27, 28 and 29 December from 8:30am to 5pm for urgent enquiries only.
|Freephone:||0800 22 52 52 (NZ only)|
|Phone:||+64 4 463 9362 (outside NZ)|
|Opening hours:||Monday to Thursday 8am to 7pm, Friday 9am to 7pm, Saturday 9am to 2pm|
|Postal address:||PO Box 10526
If you're emailing about an order you have placed you must provide the following:
- your name
- delivery address
- details of the product you ordered including full name and date of event, eg birth certificate for John Smith, date of birth 1 February 2012.