The Black Caps will return to international action with a limited overs tour of India later this year.
Black Caps batsmen Martin Guptill and Kane Williamson during Game 1 of the Chappell Hadlee ODI series match at Eden Park, Auckland.
Having not played since the Champions Trophy in England back in June, New Zealand will travel to India for three One Day Internationals and three Twenty20s.
The Black Caps last ODI series in India ended at 3-2 in favour of the hosts, with a 190-run victory in the final match in Visakhapatnam to seal the contest.
New Zealand will also have two warm-up matches in Mumbai on October 17 and 19, followed by their international engagements.
The Black Caps will then return to New Zealand for their home summer, starting with a Test with the West Indies in Wellington on December 1.
Black Caps tour of India
October 17: First warm-up match, Mumbai
October 19: Second warm-up match, Mumbai
October 22: First ODI, Mumbai
October 25: Second ODI, Pune
October 29: Third ODI, Kanpur
November 1: First T20, Delhi
November 4: Second T20, Rajkot
November 7: Third T20, Thiruvananthapuram