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Offshore business or organisation GST number application

Use this service if you're a business or organisation residing offshore and need a New Zealand GST number.

Your business or organisation can use this service if it is one of the following types:

  • supplies remote services to New Zealand residents
  • is an offshore business claimant wanting to register for GST
  • is an incorporated body listed on a stock exchange
  • is an incorporated body not listed on a stock exchange
  • is a non-incorporated partnership
  • is a non-incorporated trust
  • is another type of non-incorporated body
  • has a director, partner and trustee that isn't an individual and is applying as an incorporated or non-incorporated body.

To use this service you will need to provide supporting documentation specific for each business or organisation type listed above.

Before applying, find out what documentation you'll need to provide

After completing your registration you'll receive your GST number within five working days.

We'll contact you if we need more information about your registration.

Fully functional bank account

A fully functional bank account is one that is held with a New Zealand bank or licensed deposit taker and they have obtained identity information from you, and completed verification of your identity.

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