Japan Embassy and Consulates in New Zealand
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following New Zealand and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|South Canterbury Day||Tuesday, September 28||4 days, 4 hours|
|Hawke's Bay Anniversary Day||Saturday, October 23||4 weeks, 1 day|
|Labour Day||Tuesday, October 26||1 month|
|Marlborough Anniversary Day||Tuesday, November 02||1 month, 1 week|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 1 week|
|Christchurch Show Day||Saturday, November 13||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|Chatham Islands Anniversary Day||Tuesday, November 30||2 months, 1 week|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||3 months|
|Boxing Day||Sunday, December 26||3 months|
|Boxing Day (in lieu)||Tuesday, December 28||3 months|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in New Zealand?
Japan currently maintains 3 diplomatic representative offices in New Zealand including Wellington, Auckland and Christchurch.
2 - Do New Zealand citizens need a visa for Japan?
Citizens of New Zealand (holders of regular passports) can travel to Japan for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a Japanese visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in New Zealand?
The Japanese representative offices in New Zealand will be closed in observance of the following New Zealand and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- South Canterbury Day (NZ) Tue, Sep 28, 2021 (3 days, 23 hours)
Time in Japan vs New Zealand
Tokyo, Japan time is 3:00 hours behind Wellington, New Zealand