From 1 October 2019, travellers will not be permitted to travel to New Zealand if they do not have a Visa or an NZeTA.
Important information for your clients:
Passport holders from VISA WAIVER countries are now required to apply for an NZeTA (NZeTA = New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority). You can apply online or via mobile app.
Apply Online (Cost NZD $12)
Immigration New Zealand Official Site – www.immigration.govt.nz/nzeta
Apply via Mobile App (Cost NZD $9)
NZeTA app — Apple Store – https://apps.apple.com/nz/app/nzeta/id1470900142
NZeTA android app — Google Play –https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=nz.govt.mbie.eta
Allow up to 72 hours for processing, although it could take as little as 10 minutes.
– a valid passport that you will use to travel to New Zealand
– a credit card or debit card (Visa or Mastercard)
– an email address.
IVL – International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy
The IVL is the traveller’s contribution to maintaining the facilities and natural environment they will use and enjoy during their stay.
NZD $35 for the IVL is automatically charged at the time of the NZeTA or Visa application.