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We will send you a renewal notice

We will send you a renewal notice in January or February of the year your exemption expires.

Fill in the application

You will need your IRD number.

You can either renew your exemptions online in myIR or fill in the Request for PAYE exemption on Schedular Payments IR332 form.

Submit your online application or send the form to us

We aim to process your application within 10 working days.

We will post your certificate to you in 5–10 working days.

Inland Revenue
PO Box 39010
Wellington Mail Centre
Lower Hutt 5045


Show your renewed certificate to your payer

You need to show your renewed certificate of exemption to your payer.

Last updated: 07 Jan 2021
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