Visa applications can no longer be lodged with the New Zealand Embassy in Buenos Aires.

Applications are only required from people who need a visa (e.g. student, work, transit, resident etc) to travel to New Zealand. Visitors from visa waiver countries (external link), including Argentina and Uruguay, can continue to travel to New Zealand visa free under certain conditions:

  • return or onward air ticket for a date within the three-month period
  • evidence of sufficient funds for the visit
  • a passport valid for at least three months beyond the planned departure date from New Zealand.

All visa enquiries should be sent to the Immigration Contact Centre from 6:00am Monday to midnight on Saturday (NZT). 

Contact details are:

Phone: +64 9 914 4100

For additional information on New Zealand visas, please visit the Immigration New Zealand (external link) website.