New Zealand Citizenship
To apply for a New Zealand citizen (New Zealand Citizenship), you should submit an application to the New Zealand Ministry of Internal Affairs. There is no distinction between the primary and secondary applicants.
The Conditions of applying for New Zealand Citizens please see Internal Affairs Website
To apply for a New Zealand citizen, you will need to provide the following documents:
1. All your passports (including expired passports),
2. Birth notarization,
3. Marriage notary,
4. Application form and
The current processing period is about 1 month. People who are not members of the Commonwealth must attend a swearing-in ceremony of loyalty to the Queen before they can obtain a formal citizenship certificate.
Once you have a New Zealand citizen, you can apply for a New Zealand passport immediately. New Zealand passports are free of visa-free access to more than 100 countries and regions including the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, the European Union, Japan, Singapore, Brazil, etc., which brings great convenience to business and tourism. The New Zealand government recognizes dual citizenship, which means that living in New Zealand does not affect your rights as other country’s citizenship. In particular, holders of New Zealand passports are free to enter and leave Australia and can live, study or study permanently in Australia.
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