Groups visitor visa is for groups travelling to New Zealand for some specific purpose and with the same travel itinerary. The group must have someone who must act as the group leader and take care of the visa and arrival procedures. Normally, this visa allows the group to stay up to 1 month.
With this visa you can just travel to New Zealand as a group.
This visa is for groups travelling to New Zealand for specific purpose and with the same travel itinerary.Source: Immigration New Zealand
Purpose of Visit: The group must demonstrate reasonable purpose of travel.
Funds: The group must have sufficient funds to cover all expenses for the entire trip.
Proper Visa Application: The group leader must complete a Group Visa Application, which must include:
Before you apply, check if you are from a Visa Waiver country.
As group leader you must complete the ‘Group Visa Application’ form and send this to Immigration New Zealand with an appropriate ‘visitor visa application’ for each group member.
If you are willing to work as a tour guide, you will be required to apply for a work visa for yourself.Source: Immigration New Zealand
All applicants must provide:
Evidence of financial support consisting of:
Evidence that you have the support to leave New Zealand consisting of:
If your partner and/or dependent children are included in this application:
Application fee is $ 100 for each applicant. This is the fee for Immigration New Zealand to process the group visa application. This fee is charged per person included in your visa application. A non-refundable immigration levy is charged and is included in the cost.
An International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy (IVL) of NZD $35 is charged and is included in the cost.Source: Immigration New Zealand
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