Skip to content

COVID-19 SERVICES UPDATE: Information on Waka Kotahi services and the renewal date for extended WoFs, CoFs and driver licences. Find out more.

AUCKLAND HARBOUR BRIDGE REPAIR: view updates and plan your journey(external link).

Access keys for

  • h Home
  • m Menu
  • 0 Show list of access keys
  • 2 Skip to content
  • 3 Skip to top

If your overseas driver licence or permit isn't in English you will also need an accurate English translation.

Acceptable translation documents

If your overseas driver licence or permit isn't in English you must provide an accurate English translation when you are driving and when you want to convert your overseas licence to a New Zealand licence. The translation must be provided by:

The following documents may also be acceptable as a translation:

  • an international driving permit – issued in accordance with a United Nations Convention on road traffic
  • a translation document issued by a Notary Public Office in China.

Approved translators

Filter by:

Approved translators / Southland

Raluca Ana Translations
Raluca Ana

4 Pitcairn Street, Belleknowes, Dunedin 9011

| Mobile: 021 081 79545
Romanian translations only

Transnational NZ Ltd

Level 1, Harvest Court Mall
218 George Street
Dunedin CBD

| Freephone: 0800 000 339 | Mobile: 021 056 3918