Main contact

Physical address

44 Hill St
Wellington 6011

Postal address

British High Commission
PO Box 1812
Wellington 6140

Tel | (04) 924 2888; (04) 924 2880 (Cons); (04) 924 2857

Alternative Tel | (Press); (04) 924 2868 (Economic/Commercial)

Fax | (04) 924 2809 (Consular);

Alternative Fax | (04) 473 4982 (Other Sections)

Office hours | 8.45am-5pm, Mon-Fri; 9am-1pm, Mon-Fri (Public Counter for Consular)

@ 24/3/2017

Due to the November 14 earthquake the building at 44 Hill Street is closed but the High Commission is open and is temporarily located at the Australian High Commission.

All staff have full access to their FCO email accounts.

Staff Details:

His Excellency Mr Jonathan Sinclair, High Commissioner (18 August 2014)     
     Mrs Helen Sinclair

Ms Catherine Allum, Acting Deputy High Commissioner

Mrs Helen Smith, Deputy High Commissioner (on maternity leave)   
     Mr Zachary Smith

Mr Mark Bishop, Minister Counsellor [resident in Canberra]

Commander Guy Haywood, Defence Adviser
     Mrs Wendy Haywood

Mr Joel Watson, First Secretary     
     Mrs Victoria Watson

Mr Angus McVean, First Secretary     
     Mrs Catherine McVean

Mr Graham Haslehurst, First Secretary

Mr Colin Leeman, First Secretary

Mr Alexander Patrick Williams, Second Secretary

Mr Thomas Lord, Second Secretary
     Ms Johanna Geary

Mr Tony McLeod, Consular Manager     
     Mrs Julie McLeod



British Consulate-General, Auckland

Street Address: Level 17, 151 Queen Street, Auckland 1010
Postal Address: Private Bag 92 014, Auckland 1142
Telephone: (09) 303 2973 Facsimile: (09) 303 1836

Staff Details:

Mr Robin Shackell, Consul-General
     Mrs Lezlie Shackell



British Consulate, Christchurch

Telephone: via British High Commission Wellington (04) 924 2888