Due to the on-going COVID-19 pandemic the New Zealand Embassy in Berlin has temporarily suspended non-essential services to the public until further notice. All staff are working from home. New Zealand citizens requiring consular assistance, please contact our Berlin Embassy team: +49 30 20 62 10 (between 9:30 am and 4:30 pm).
The German Bundestag has now included New Zealand in its International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS). The IPS will fund a five-month stay of a young New Zealander in Berlin, including a three-month parliamentary internship, complemented by a study programme.
A number of countries and territories are currently experiencing an active outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus). There are now confirmed cases in New Zealand as well as Germany, Switzerland, and the Czech Republic.