Diplomatic relations were established on May 12, 1992.
E.Baudarbek Kozhatayev, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kazakhstan to Singapore, was concurrently appointed as Ambassador to New Zealand on June 20, 2008.
Hamish Neville Francis Cooper, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of New Zealand to the Russian Federation, concurrently accredited to Kazakhstan on March 28, 2013.
Hugh Templeton, Special Envoy of the Prime Minister of New Zealand, visited Almaty in May 1994.
Delegation led by Z.Turisbekov, Chairman of the Agency for Civil Service Affairs of Kazakhstan, visited New Zealand to study the experience of development of public service and to combat corruption in 2006.
Trade and economic cooperation
According to statistics of Kazakhstan trade turnover between Kazakhstan and New Zealand in 2013 amounted to 6.5 million U.S. dollars (exports - 0.3 million and imports - 6.2 million).
Kazakhstan's exports are food products, rubber products, ferrous and non-ferrous metals, electrical and mechanical equipment. From New Zealand to Kazakhstan imported meat, dairy and marine products, chemical products, machinery and equipment.
The Office (on documentation issues)
+7 (7172) 72-05-17, 72-01-14, 72-05-13, Fax: +7 (7172) 72-05-16
On Consular Issues
+7 (7172) 72-01-64, 72-04-71, 72-04-88, 72-03-07.
Kazakhstan MFA Representation in Almaty
7 (727) 272 07 40 - political and protocol issues
7 (727) 272 07 47 - office of the Department of consular services in Almaty (visa and other issues)
7 (727) 272 07 20 - legalization division
Duty Diplomat (on weekends and public holidays around the clock on working days from 18-30 to 09-00)
+7 (7172) 72-01-11
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan
31, Kunayev str.
010000 Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan