Relationships are at the heart of our work at MFAT—we’re the diplomats, negotiators, analysts and advisors working to make New Zealanders safer and more prosperous.
MFAT acts in the world to make New Zealanders safer and more prosperous.
MFAT is focused on delivering on the Government’s priorities. We have seven objectives to achieve by 2019.
Meet the people leading our ministry. Together we report to the ministers of foreign affairs and for trade and export growth.
We employ around 1,400 staff. Our people are our most valued resource. See our vacancies.
Our head office is in Wellington, New Zealand and we have 57 posts in 50 countries around the world.
We publish six-monthly reports on the Chief Executive's business expenses, and gifts or hospitality received.