Australian citizens and permanent residents can visit, work and live in New Zealand. You do not need a visa before you travel to New Zealand.
Can an Australian citizen travel to New Zealand without a passport?
Anyone travelling to New Zealand (including New Zealand and Australian citizens) must have a valid passport/travel document when entering New Zealand. … The passport must be valid on the date you are entering/leaving New Zealand.
Does New Zealand allow Australians to enter?
Travelling from Australia to New Zealand quarantine-free
Quarantine-free travel from Australia to New Zealand is currently paused. … Unvaccinated Australian citizens and permanent residents must apply for an outward travel exemption before travelling overseas.
Can I go to New Zealand without a visa?
You do not need a visa to enter New Zealand as a visitor for up to 6 months, but you will need to get a New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) before you travel. The New Zealand government has, however, introduced a temporary border closure at this time.
How long can an Australian stay in New Zealand?
A New Zealand or Australian citizen or resident, A UK citizen and/or passport holder (you can stay up to six months), or. A citizen of a country which has a visa waiver agreement(opens in new window) with New Zealand (you can stay up to three months).
How can an Australian get New Zealand citizenship?
To be granted New Zealand citizenship you need to have a minimum of five years’ residence. You must also meet character and English language criteria along with various other requirements. For details, visit the Department of Internal Affairs website.
Can we travel to New Zealand now?
The border is currently closed to almost all travellers to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
Can you travel to New Zealand right now?
Yes, all travelers entering New Zealand (except those from Australia, Antarctica, and most Pacific islands) are required to have a COVID-19 test taken and a negative result returned within 72 hours of their first scheduled international flight. For more information visit: covid19.govt.nz/travel-and-the-border/.
Do you have to pay for quarantine in New Zealand?
Anyone travelling and isolating in the same room with a family member who does not have to pay charges is also exempt from charges, unless they are entering New Zealand on a border exception as a critical worker.