MBIE no longer accepts payments made by cheque
Published: 18 June 2021
In 2019 New Zealand banks began phasing out cheques as an acceptable form of payment. After 25 June 2021, people will no longer be able to pay for MBIE services by cheque.
To find out how to pay online, follow the payment instructions on the appropriate service website.
- if you’re applying to register a company name, the Companies Office website will guide you through how to pay the fee:
- Managing payments on the Companies Register(external link) — NZ Companies Office
- or, if you’re lodging your tenancy bond online, the Tenancy Services website has instructions on how to pay:
- Lodge your bond online(external link) — Tenancy Services
For any queries regarding your personal use of cheques, please contact your bank.
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