If you are applying for New Zealand citizenship please check you meet the criteria with the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA). If you have permanent residency you can usually apply for citizenship after 5 years. Children born outside of New Zealand must have at least 1 parent who is a New Zealand citizen in order to obtain citizenship. You can check the criteria to apply for citizenship or check if you are already a New Zealand citizen on the government’s citizenship website.
If you are applying for New Zealand citizenship you may need to provide supporting documents such as a birth certificate or marriage certificate. If your documents are not in English, you will need a certified translation of the documents to send with your application to the Citizenship Office. You can find information about New Zealand citizenship on the New Zealand Government Citizenship website. Kiwi Translation is recognised as an approved translation agency by the Department of Internal Affairs.