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Please submit extra information for your application here: Providing further information online form

Please report on your conditions here: Consent monitoring report online form

Please submit your application here: Application submission online form

Please submit on your notification here: Notification of transaction online form

Pre-application meetings will help you prepare a clearly reasoned application that contains all the information we will need to assess your application.
See Arrange a pre-application meeting.

Once we receive the below information, we will confirm the Overseas Investment attendees and the appointment date and time, this will also depend on availability of the specialist lead(s) for the meeting.
These meetings will predominantly be held as a Microsoft Teams Meeting, unless special circumstances arise that require a face-to-face meeting.

For information about buying or building a home in New Zealand to live in, and whether you will need consent to do so see Buying residential property to live in.

Find out about the range of investment pathways, from investing in apartments, through to investing in large-scale residential development and forestry. See Ways to invest.

Find out how much it costs to apply for consent, variation, or exemption and when to pay it, and what penalties may be charged. See fees schedule.

Find out how long it will take us to assess your application and the factors that may slow this down. See Assessment timeframes.

Please submit your Vendor Information Form here: Vendor information form.

Tell us if you think someone has broken the overseas investment rules. Report a breach.

For information about making a submission on another person's application for consent to invest in sensitive New Zealand assets see make a submission.

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We currently have standing preapplication times which are 9am or 2pm every Wednesday and 11am or 2pm every Thursday. If you require a preapplication meeting outside of these times, use the alternative dates section below.
Date Tentative appointment times Operations
If you require a preapplication meeting outside of the Wednesday or Thursday times, please suggest an alternate date, time and provide a reason for the alternate time. Please note that there may be a delay in this being arranged.
Date Tentative appointment times Reason for alternative date/time Operations
Select only Wednesdays or Thursdays.
Tentative date(s)

We are bound by the Privacy Act 2020 and the information privacy principles set out in that Act. We will use any personal information you provide to help us assess applications for consent and to contact you about your submission, if required. We will share your name with the applicant and decision-maker, unless you specifically request confidentiality. We will keep the personal information provided in your submission only for as long as we retain the application for consent that the submission is about.

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