Applying for a passport or ID card in Dunedin (New Zealand) on 3 November 2020

The consular team from the Dutch embassy in Wellington will be visiting Dunedin on Tuesday, 3 November 2020. You will be able to apply for a Dutch passport or ID card and activate your DigiD. Also, the ambassador, Mira Woldberg, will host a social event in the evening.

Location of the consular session

The consular session will take place in:

Petridish, Blue Room Level 1

8 Stafford Street

Dunedin Central 9016

Making an appointment

Make an appointment for a passport or ID card application via the online appointment system.

  • Choose the category ‘Travel document at a location other than the embassy’.
  • Make a separate appointment for each person.

If you would like to apply for the DigiD activation-code, you can come in without an appointment between 11:00 am and 03:00 pm. Check on the page DigiD for Dutch nationals living abroad what you need to do.

If you get the notification ‘no time slots available’, this means the maximum number of appointments has been reached.

Required documents

Create a personal checklist for each person on the ‘Applying for a passport or ID card if you live in New Zealand’ page. The checklist will tell you which documents you need to bring to the appointment.


You'll need to pay when you submit your application. Payment can be made by Eftpos, Mastercard or Visa.

See the overview of consular tariffs in New Zealand for information on the costs.


The photo used for a passport, identity card or visa must meet certain requirements. Read more about these requirements and where you can have the photograph taken on page Photo for a passport, identity card or visa in New Zealand.

Meet and Greet the ambassador

Dutch ambassador Mira Woldberg will host a social event in the early evening. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet people from the local Dutch community. Come join us for drinks and nibbles between 17:30 and 19:00 on Tuesday, 3 November. Please R.S.V.P. with your names and subject Borrel Dunedin to

Event address:

Petridish Penthouse

8 Stafford Street

Dunedin Central 9016


In case you have any questions, please send them via the contact form.