You can visit New Zealand to enjoy New Zealand’s scenic beauty, adventure, culture, and meet friendly people. There are certain aspects that you must know before you want to visit this country. Like Australia and other countries, NZ Immigration has also set some rules and conditions for the visa applicants who want to arrive in New Zealand as a visitor.
With this visa you can
This visa is for anyone who wants to travel to New Zealand as a visitor.
For nationals from the following countries do not require to apply for this visa but the applicant must hold an NZeTA (New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority).
List of visa waiver countries and territories:
Meet health requirement
You will be asked questions regarding your health condition in the application form. Some applicants may need to go through medical test in order to complete the visa application process.
You must meet character requirement.
Have enough money
You must show evidence of sufficient funds to support yourself while you are in New Zealand. You need to show evidence of cash in bank. In some cases, asset documents may also play an important role, for example your house, land, etc.
Be a genuine visitor
You must only intend to:
Best interests of the child
We might not grant this visa if it is not in the best interests of an applicant under 18.Source: Immigration New Zealand
Step 1 – Gather your documents
Prepare and gather all your documentation you need for this visa. You must translate any documents written in other language into English by Notary Public or authorized persons.
Step 2 – Submit your application
Before you apply, check if you are from a Visa Waiver country. Apply online, upload your documents and pay applicable fees.
Step 3 – Wait for a visa decision
If there is anything else you need to do, visa officer will be in touch.Source: Immigration New Zealand
Application cost $ 35
Citizens of Japan do not have to pay a fee or immigration levy for this application.
Each person must pay an International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy (IVL) of NZD $35. This is included in the cost.Source: Immigration New Zealand