Before a document which originates from New Zealand can be used internationally, it must have apostille authentication affixed to the document. This apostille authentication can be done at the Department of International Affairs in Wellington.
For more information on this procedure contact the website at http://www.dia.govt.nz/apostille
Tel: (04) 470-2928
Fee: 40.00 per document made payable by check to “The Department of Internal Affairs”. You may also pay by credit card (Visa/Mastercard) or in cash.
Address for Courier or In-Person Visits
Level 13, Prime Property Tower,
86-90 Lambton Quay,
Address for Applications by Standard Post:
Department of Internal Affairs
PO Box 805
Note: Documents that are computer-generated or documents downloaded from the Internet are not deemed original documents and must be notarized.