Germany Embassy and Consulates in New Zealand
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Germany may close on the following New Zealand and German holidays in 2021/2022:
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||3 weeks|
|Boxing Day||Sunday, December 26||3 weeks, 1 day|
|Boxing Day (in lieu)||Tuesday, December 28||3 weeks, 3 days|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||4 weeks|
|Day after New Year's Day||Sunday, January 02||4 weeks, 1 day|
|Three King's Day||Thursday, January 06||1 month|
|Wellington Anniversary Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Auckland Anniversary Day||Thursday, January 27||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Nelson Anniversary Day||Thursday, February 03||2 months|
1. How many German Embassies/Consulates are there in New Zealand?
Germany currently maintains 3 diplomatic representative offices in New Zealand including Wellington, Auckland and Christchurch.
2 - Do New Zealand citizens need a visa for Germany?
Citizens of New Zealand (holders of regular passports) can travel to Germany for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a German visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of German embassies in New Zealand?
The German representative offices in New Zealand will be closed in observance of the following New Zealand and German holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Day (DE & NZ) Sat, Dec 25, 2021 (2 weeks, 6 days)
Time in Germany vs New Zealand
Berlin, Germany time is 12:00 hours behind Wellington, New Zealand