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My granddaughter is applying for a Nz citizen passport by
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22 years ago, my son married a Canadian girl who was
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I have a friend in Fiji who has a son and the child's father is a NZ'er and livi
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Hi.Can you help.My son has just found out via a DNA test
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I have separated from my partner and I am moving back to Australia,
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