Free trade agreements
About free trade agreements
How we negotiate free trade agreements and why they matter to New Zealand.
Free trade agreements in force
We have successfully completed 13 free trade agreements.
Free trade agreements concluded but not in force
After negotiations are over, FTAs must be ratified by the governments of the countries involved before they come into force.
Free trade agreements under negotiation
New Zealand is in negotiations to conclude five free trade agreements, with another process towards negotiations underway.
Public engagement on trade
New Zealanders are invited to public meetings to learn more about our trade negotiation agenda.
Trade Engagement with Māori
We conduct dedicated consultation with Māori on free trade agreements.
How do we consult on free trade agreements
Engagement on free trade negotiations is a critical aspect of the process for the government helps us get the best result for New Zealanders.
Trade and climate
New Zealand is leading global initiatives showing how trade can support climate and broader environment and sustainability objectives.