A stress-free entry to New Zealand is the best way to kick-start your visit to our beautiful country. So, if you’re headed our way from overseas, make sure that you have all your visa and passport requirements taken care of before you leave home.
For all international guests arriving in New Zealand, you must have a passport that is valid for a minimum of three months after your expected departure date.
Many people will qualify for visa-free entry, but depending on your country of origin, some will need to apply for a visa before they travel.
You will not need a visa to enter New Zealand if you:
If you are a citizen of country that has a visa-waiver agreement in place, you will not need a visa, but you will need to provide:
For further information, visit Immigration New Zealand: http://www.immigration.govt.nz/