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.

For example:

For any queries regarding your personal use of cheques, please contact your bank.

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