14 February 2022
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Daniel via FYI fyi-request-18049-
Tēnā koe Daniel
OIA request 21/22 0501 Request for the Citizenship Fee breakdown.
Thank you for your Official Information Act (Act) request received by the Department of Internal
Affairs (Department) on 24 December 2021.
You requested –
1. Can you please breakdown the citizenship application fees?
In response to your request, please refer to appendix A attached. Appendix A provides you with
a breakdown of the following information:
• Table one – The New Zealand Citizenship Application Fees broken down into Cost
Category and Cost Category Description
As this information may be of interest to other members of the public, the Department has
decided to proactively release a copy of this response on the DIA website. All requestor data,
including your name and contact details, will be removed prior to release. The released
response will be made available here: https://www.dia.govt.nz/Official-Information-Act-
You have the right to seek an investigation and review by the Ombudsman of this decision.
Information about how to make a complaint is available at www.ombudsman.parliament.nz or
freephone 0800 802 602.
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