New Entry Requirements for New Zealand

    (Picture of Hobbiton, Matamata, New Zealand)

    * NEW * Entry Requirements for New Zealand

    When booking a holiday, it is important to know

    what travel documents are required.

    A valid passport is required when travelling outside Canada.

    Generally, your passport must have a validity of 180 days beyond your return date.

    (Picture, Flag of New Zealand)

    Canadian Visitors to New Zealand

    Entry Requirements are Changing 01 October 2019

    New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority - NZeTA

    Canadian will be required to hold an NZeTA when travelling on a passport from a visa waiver country or territory, or if you are an Australian permanent resident.

    The International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy - IVL

    If you are entering New Zealand you must pay an IVL, which funds tourism infrastructure and helps protect our natural environment. You pay the IVL at the same time as you request your NZeTA.

    The cost of the NZeTA and IVL:
    - NZD$9 for NZeTA requests via the mobile app
    - NZD$12 for NZeTA requests via the website form
    - NZD $35.00 for the IVL
    - plus agency processing fee

    Get it before you go.


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    (picture of The Wanaka Tree, Wanaka Lake, New Zealand)

    For more information about travel to New Zealand

    Contact Linda Loewen - New Zealand Travel Specialist, Silver


    Travel Links

    Official Government of Canada travel information can be found HERE.

    For more information about obtaining a Canadian passport, please click HERE.

    For New Zealand government visa information, please click HERE.

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