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List of ambassadors of New Zealand to the United States

The Ambassador from New Zealand to the United States is New Zealand's foremost diplomatic representative in the United States of America, and in charge of New Zealand's diplomatic mission in the United States.

Ambassador of New Zealand to the United States
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Embassy of New Zealand, Washington, D.C.
Tim Groser

since January 28, 2016
StyleHis Excellency
AppointerGovernor-General of New Zealand
Term lengthAt Her Majesty's Pleasure
Inaugural holderWalter Nash
FormationFebruary 16, 1942

The embassy is located in Washington, D.C., the United States' capital city. New Zealand has maintained a resident ambassador in the United States since 1961, and a resident Head of Mission since 1941.


List of heads of missionEdit

Ministers in the United StatesEdit

Chargés d'Affaires in the United StatesEdit

Ambassadors to the United StatesEdit


  1. ^ Carl Worker [1]
  2. ^ Rosemary Banks [2]