The Hungarian Embassy in Wellington will hold consular days in Christchurch on Saturday, March 18 and Sunday, March 19, 2023.

Business hours:

Saturday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Sunday: 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.


11 Hardy Street, New Brighton, Christchurch (Hungarian Club)


Advance appointment is required which can ONLY be made at It is not possible to make an appointment by phone.

The deadline for applications is 4 pm on Friday, 24 February 2023.

Please include the following information in your email:

● Full name;

● Time and place of birth;

● Passport number and expiration date (if you have a valid Hungarian passport);

● Phone and email contacts;

● Number and NAME of clients appearing at the same time (eg. for a family),

● Brief description of the case;

Only those who have received an appointment from the consulate for the extramural consular day should come to the reception. We are unable to accept requests from customers arriving without an appointment!

Types of cases that can be administered during the extramural consular day:

1. Passport application;

2. Registration of birth, marriage, or divorce;

3. Declaration of acquiring resident status abroad;

4. Document authentication;

5. Paternity declaration.

In all cases, please bring with you the forms sent by the consulate by e-mail to you prior to the appointment, printed and completed, BUT NOT SIGNED, the attachments of your application (which will also be e-mailed to you), a valid photo ID and the consular fee by credit card (VISA, Mastercard)! We are unable to accept checks and cash. If you do not bring the necessary documents for the administration, we will not be able to process your case on the spot.