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Travel Adaptor for New Zealand

The electrical sockets used in New Zealand are type I. You will therefore need a UK 3 pin to type I adaptor in order to plug in your appliances.
Type I Adaptor
Type I Adaptor   

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Please be aware that whilst a travel adaptor will allow you to physically plug a UK 3 pin plug into a different socket it will not change the voltage or frequency of the supply.

Voltage - The mains voltage in New Zealand is 230 V which is compatible with all UK appliances (UK voltage is currently specified as 230 V +10% / - 6%).

Frequency - The frequency in New Zealand is 50 Hz which is the same as the UK.

Special considerations - Electricity Regulations 1997 states supply voltage is 230 V ±6%

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Plug / Socket Types in use in
New Zealand

Voltage: 230 V
Frequency: 50 Hz

Type I Socket used in New Zealand
Type I Socket

Type I Plug used in New Zealand
Type I Plug

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