If submitting an adult application you will need to complete that first; if you start with a child you will only be able to add more children.
Only one adult application can be part of the family group.
You don’t need documents or your referee to sign forms.
And there’s no need to visit our offices or pay for postage.
Your answers are checked as you go, so there’s less chance we will need to clarify anything. You can save and come back to your application within 7 days.
Start the application process Start the application process Find out more about changing your name The name you use in your passport needs to match your Real Me verified account if you want to apply for your first adult passport online.
You will need to complete your Adult Verified application first, and then add the applications for your children. Each application will be given its own reference number, which can be used to log into the group application.
New adult passport application (PDF 1.9MB)You can renew a child's passport online. Find out who can be a legal guardian You can apply to renew your children’s passports at the same time, as an addition to your own Adult Renewal, Adult Verified application, or on their own.
Each application will be given its own reference number, which can be used to log into the group application.
To renew a child's passport online you need: Start the application process If your child has never had a passport you need to complete our editable PDF form, print and send it to us.
We will also accept official translations of documents into English by the issuing Government agency or a New Zealand diplomatic post.
In addition, we will accept translations made by a court in the country of origin if they have been authenticated by that country's diplomatic post in New Zealand.