Becoming a New Zealand citizen
Citizenship ceremonies are held by Taupō District Council on behalf of the Department of Internal Affairs to welcome new citizens to New Zealand and confirm their citizenship.
At these ceremonies new citizens swear an oaths of allegiance and are presented with their citizenship certificates, usually by Mayor David Trewavas.
2020 citizenship ceremony dates
- 26 February
- 17 April (ceremony cancelled to help protect the community from the spread of COVID-19)
- 24 June
- 14 August
- 16 October
- 11 December
All ceremonies start at 10am and are held at the Great Lake Centre in Taupō.
For any enquiries about citizenship ceremonies in the Taupō District please call us on 07 376 0899 or email firstname.lastname@example.org