Need to Know
Due to the COVID-19, the government take measures to prevent the spread
of virus. Please pay attention to the important notice about the policy
before you apply for Visa. Travel can change quickly because of COVID-19
— check the New Zealand government websites for the most up-to-date
If you plan to
apply for Visitor visas and the NZeTA:
if you need a visitor visa or an NZeTA
If you come to New Zealand on holiday, you’ll need to get either an
NZeTA or a visitor visa — unless you’re an Australian citizen.
to apply for a visitor visa
If you come to New Zealand on holiday, you might need to apply for a
visitor visa before you arrive. Work out what you need to do to apply.
to request an NZeTA
Find out how to request an NZeTA (New Zealand electronic Travel
Authority) and how much it costs. Allow 72 hours for your request to be
to pay the International Visitor Levy
Most people visiting NZ must pay the NZD$35 International Visitor Levy.
You'll pay the IVL at the same time you pay for your NZeTA or visitor
Please note the organizing committee of the conference is not
authorized to assist with the VISA process beyond providing the
Invitation Letter. The invitation letter of conference organizing
committee cannot guarantee the approval of visa application. Should your
application be denied, the organizing committee of the conference cannot
change the decision of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, nor will the
organizing committee engage in discussion or correspondence with the
consulate or the visa center on behalf of the applicant. The invitation
letter will be issued upon request after the successful registration.