Our relationship with Luxembourg

New Zealand‘s main interaction with Luxembourg takes place through the EU and multilateral organisations.

Luxembourg is the second smallest of the EU states after Malta. It hosts a number of EU institutions (including the European Court of Justice and certain organs of the European Council and Parliament).

Trade

2014 statistics

Total trade in goods 

$6.6 million

 

Exports to Luxembourg

$637,000

Top exports: Toys and sports equipment

Imports from Luxembourg

$5.96 million

Top imports: Plastics

GDP

US$70 billion

 

Working holiday scheme

New Zealanders aged between 18 and 30 can apply for a 12-month working holiday visa for Luxembourg.

For more information, please visit Work and Travel Luxembourg (external link)

Embassies

Recent official visits

New Zealand to Luxembourg

  • April  2013: Foreign Minister McCully travelled to Luxembourg to meet with Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn.

News & Events

Die Botschaft beim CSD Berlin

Europe
Germany

Die Botschaften von Australien, Kanada, Neuseeland und des Vereinigten Königreichs nehmen gemeinsam am Berliner Christopher Street Day 2019 teil.

New travel rules for New Zealand

Europe
Czech Republic
Germany
Switzerland

From 1 October 2019, some international visitors and transit passengers must have an NZeTA (New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority) before travelling to NZ

8-metre-tall carved Māori monument to be unveiled in Zonnebeke

Europe
Belgium

A new memorial honouring the role of New Zealand Māori and other service people in the First World War will be unveiled in the Passchendaele Memorial Park, next to the Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917, Zonnebeke on Anzac Day, 25 April 2019.