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Consulate of Japan in Christchurch

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Japanese Diplomatic mission in New Zealand. On this page you will find info on specific details such as consulate contact information, web presence, consular office hours and directions to the consulate. The consulate in Christchurch is not the only diplomatic representation of Japan in New Zealand. On this page you can also find all other Japanese consulates located in New Zealand.


Japanese Consulate in Christchurch, New Zealand Temporary Office: 12 Peterborough Street P.O. Box 13748 Christchurch 8141 New Zealand


(+64) 3 366 5680


(+64) 3 365 3173





Mr Minoru Kikuchi - Consul

Office Hours:

09.00 - 12.30 and 13.30 - 17.00

Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the Japanese consulate in New Zealand, please check in first instance the consulate website .

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Christchurch by telephone (+64) 3 366 5680 or email cojchc@jpncon.org.nz

Visa and Passports

The consulate of Japan in Christchurch can inform you about the scope of services they offer.

Always contact the Japanese consulate before a visit since not every consulate in New Zealand offers visa and/or passport services.

Travel Insurance for New Zealand

A valid travel insurance is very important when you visit New Zealand. Check for details on our Travel page

Opening Hours

Please note: Consulate opening hours can vary. Always contact the Consulate before a visit.

Japanese Consulates in New Zealand

The Japanese Consulate in Christchurch is not the only Japanese consular office in the region. For your convenience we also listed below all other consulates of Japan located in New Zealand. Keep in mind that a consulate can have more or less or different consular services. A Japanese consulate can be found in the city of: Auckland and Christchurch

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