Christmas and New Year office hours
Births, Deaths and Marriages will be closed from 5pm on 21 December, and will reopen on 3 January. During this time a call out service is available for urgent death registrations and other urgent matters, please contact us for further information.
The Contact Centre will be open 27, 28 and 31 December from 8:30am to 5pm for urgent enquiries only.
|Freephone:||0800 22 52 52 (NZ only)|
|Phone:||+64 9 339 0852 (outside NZ)|
|Fax:||+64 4 382 3515|
Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm, except Wednesday 9am to 5pm
From 3 January our office hours will be Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm.
Archives New Zealand
|Postal address:||Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages
PO Box 10526
|Online information:||Births, Deaths and Marriages website|
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.