Republica Portuguesa Consulado Honorário de Portugal
P O Box 201 080, Auckland 2150, New Zealand • 20 Verissimo Drive, Mangere [Map]
Tel (09) 255 2569 • Email

O Consulado Honorário funciona em regime de voluntariado (sem remuneração ou ajudas de custo) e existe principalmente para servir a comunidade portuguesa da Nova Zelândia.
The Honorary Consulate is a voluntary post (not funded), that exists principally to assist the Portuguese community of New Zealand.

O equipamento de recolha de dados biométricos para passaportes não está correntemente em funcionamento em Auckland. Novo equipamento foi encomendado e, logo que esteja instalado e configurado, isso será anunciado neste site. Até lá, a alternativa é fazer o requerimento no Consulado mais próximo, em Sidney. Informação encontra-se nesta página. Em casos de emergência justificados, pode requerer a emissão de um passaporte temporário em Auckland.

The biometric data collection equipment for passports is not currently functioning in Auckland. Replacement equipment has been ordered and, as soon as it is installed and configured, that will be advertised in this website. Until then, the alternative is to apply to the nearest Consulate, which is in Sydney. Information is on this page. In cases os justified emergency, you can apply for a temporary passport in Auckland.

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If you have had a Portuguese ID card previously, you need to produce the original expired ID card, or sign a declaration stating that you have lost it. You need to appear in person at a Consulate in Auckland or Wellington (by appointment) to sign the application form and have your fingerprints collected.

The fee is $25, plus $5 when you request return by courier to a destination in New Zealand. The fee is payable in cash, by a cheque made out to "Portuguese Consulate" or by direct banking deposit to account number 02-0191-0322861-01. There are no EFTPOS or credit card facilities.

Attendance in Auckland is by appointment. To make an appointment, please contact the Consulate by telephone (09) 255 2569 or email

You need also to produce two colour photographs with a white background, where the entire head fits into a 32 mm square. Please note that this is smaller than the normal New Zealand passport photo. We suggest that you ask the person taking the photo to take half a step back away from you when taking the photo.

If you are the holder of an expired "Cartão de Cidadão", you can apply for a new "Bilhete de Identidade", which will be valid for one year only, to enable you to renew your passport. The Consulate in Auckland is not authorised to renew the Cartão, only the Bilhete. Cartão services are available from the Consulate in Sydney and in Portugal.

If you are an adult applying for a Portuguese ID card for the first time, you need to present also a current valid passport or other photo ID.

Identity cards are issued in Lisbon and returned in monthly diplomatic bags. The total issue time is approximately three months, so we recommend that you ensure that your ID card is renewed at least six months before your passport expires.