Official advice for New Zealanders living and travelling overseas



Site visits

When you visit this website some data about the visit will be recorded on the server logs. We use this information to produce web statistics to help us improve the content and navigation of the website. The information that gets collected is:

  • server addresses
  • top level domain names (for example .com, .govt, .nz, .uk etc)
  • the date and time of visit to the site, and
  • the pages accessed and documents downloaded.

We do not use this information to identify personal details about our site visitors.


Any information provided to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade via an online form on this website will be stored securely and treated as confidential. The information will only be used for the purpose for which it was provided.


We do not use cookies on this site in accordance with section 7.5.1 of the New Zealand Government Web Guidelines.