Translations for Immigration New Zealand

We provide certified translations accepted by Immigration New Zealand of all supporting documents and certificates needed for visas and permanent residence applications.

Kiwi Translation is experienced in immigration translation and has worked with immigration advisers, immigration lawyers and individuals from around New Zealand to assist them with translations for immigration applications.

At Kiwi Translation, we provide approved translations that meet the requirements of Immigration New Zealand. There are many different types of visas for New Zealand. You can find out more information about types of visas and the requirements and criteria for making applications on the New Zealand government’s visa information page. If you are making a visa application and your supporting documents are not in English you must get a an official translation of them. All translations submitted to Immigration New Zealand must be certified by a recognised translator from a recognised private or official translation service. Documents may not be translated by friends or family of the applicant, immigration advisers or any person with an interest in the outcome of the application.

We provide certified English translations of all types of documents, including birth certificates, police certificates, qualifications, letters of support, employer references and other supporting documents. Our translations can be used for all applications to Immigration New Zealand, including for work visas, visitor visas and working holiday-visas, as well as permanent-residency applications, including the skilled-migrant category.

To obtain certified translations for visa applications with Immigration New Zealand, please email scans of your original documents to or click here to get a free quote. We will reply within 24 hours with a free, no-obligation quote. You can contact us by phone on +64 27 286 1669.

Cavell Leitch’s Immigration department has been very impressed with Kiwi Translation’s service. It is prompt and reliable, as well as reasonably priced.
Holly Timms,
Cavell Leitch

Professional Translations Services

Kiwi Translation provides certified translations accepted by New Zealand government departments