List of ambassadors of New Zealand to Saudi Arabia
The embassy is located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia's capital city. New Zealand has maintained a resident ambassador in Saudi Arabia since 1985. The Ambassador to Saudi Arabia is concurrently accredited to Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, and Qatar. Cross-accreditation to Egypt ceased in 2006 when New Zealand opened a resident mission in Cairo, and the cross-accreditation to the United Arab Emirates ended in 2011 with the establishment of the New Zealand Embassy in Abu Dhabi.
List of heads of mission
Ambassadors to Saudi Arabia
Non-resident ambassadors, resident in Italy
- Ken Cunningham (1985–1987)
- Win Cochrane (1987–1992)
- Gordon Parkinson (1992–1995)
- Graeme Ammundsen (1995–1996)
- David Payton (1996–1999)
- Laurie Markes (2000–2003)
- Jim Howell (2003–2007)
- Trevor Matheson (29 May 2007– 27 August 2010)
- Rod Harris (28 August 2010 – 13 December 2013)
- Hamish MacMaster (3 January 2014 - )
- New Zealand Heads of Overseas Missions: Saudi Arabia. New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Retrieved on 2008-03-29.
- New Zealand Representatives Overseas: Saudi Arabia. New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Retrieved on 2010-10-21.