Immigration New Zealand (INZ) is the government agency responsible for establishing New Zealand immigration policies.

In general, you will need a visa if you wish to:

  • visit as a tourist
  • work temporarily
  • have a working holiday
  • reside permanently
  • study

The Immigration New Zealand website provides comprehensive information in English about visa requirements when coming to New Zealand including information on:

  • Forms and guides
  • Fees
  • Doctors for immigration medicals
  • Where to lodge your application
  • Visa-free countries


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