No need to wait or consulate in long queues at the embassy to get your NewZealand eVisa now.
The Evisa New Zealand has been designed to make it more quick and simple by just filling the form, providing the payment with a valid credit card and finally within a few hours you receive your E T A New Zealand.
It is important to consider these points before you apply for an eta visa New Zealand:
As from the 1st October,2019, it will be mandatory to have an electronic visa before traveling to New Zealand, namely the NZ-eTA.
The steps to obtain the eTA NZ must be done before the expected date of the trip to New Zealand.
The form must be completed online.
The immigration services have advised travelers to complete the online form a few days, or even a week before their date of travel, as some applications may take longer to process.
The information and documents to be provided is related to your passport, the download of the passport and other information linked to the eVisa eligibility.
Usually, the NZ e.T.A. is obtained after a maximum of 72 hours (working days) and in other cases, it can take more than 72 hours.
For this reason, we advise travelers to do their online application a week before their departure.
The eTA NZ is valid for 2 years from the date of its approval.
The fees for the eta include:
The Tourist Tax IVL (International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy), The Fees for immigration services and processing fees.
The tourist tax for the protection of the environment was introduced at the same time that the electronic visa of New Zealand was introduced.
It is applicable for the international visitors and costs between 35 NZ $ (approximately 20,40 €) and must be paid when the payment for the eTA-NZ is made and is also valid 2 years.
The driving license:
The French must have their driving license, as well as their international license.
Please note that it is strictly forbidden to have in your luggage the following items: fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, meat, dairy products ... (non-exhaustive list).
If you are in possession of such products, you will be fined NZ $ 200.
Moreover, hiking shoes and camping accessories must also be declared.
More about Apply ETA for New-Zealand
Travelers who wish to apply for Electronic-Travel-Authorization New Zealand must have:
The applicant’s passport must be valid for at least three months past the date you are going to leave New Zealand. In addition, it should have at least one blank page.
Digital passport photo
The applicant should ensure that the digital passport photo should be a recent one and meet all guidelines of a passport photo ( white background, no glasses, face towards the camera)
The applicant should provide the correct email address as the eta NZ will be communicated to you through email.
The applicant could be ask to provide proof of your travelling purposes or travel itinerary (daily activities) in New Zealand.
The applicant will need to provide his location in New Zealand. (for e.g., Hotel Address, Relative Address, …)
Means of Payment
A valid credit/debit card or a Paypal account to complete the payment at the last step of the application.
Documents that the applicant need to provide upon his arrival at the immigration of New Zealand:
Means of sustenance
The applicant will be asked to provide evidence that he can financially sustain himself in New Zealand. Thus a bank statement for the past 6 months can be used as a means of sustenance.
Return flight ticket
The applicant will to show their return ticket upon arrival or if not, then he will have to provide proof that he has the financial possibility of purchasing one.
The New Zealand (electronic Travel Authority) E-Visa is an electronic visa waiver which will be soon launched.
Travelers from New Zealand eta eligible countries will be able to apply for E-T-A New Zealand by filling correctly the New Zealand visa eta.
Everything will be made online and no more need to go physically to an embassy or consulate.
The eta visitor visa New Zealand will only take a few minutes to complete the form online. Once approved, the E-Visa New Zealand will be sent to the traveler by mail.
The final list of countries who will be allowed the New Zealand E visa has not yet been finalized by the government.
The list of eligible countries for the New Zealand Electronic Travel Authorization will be known in the coming months.
The countries below are expected to be included in the list of eligible countries for the New Zealand visa Eta: Canada, Hong Kong ( SAR PRC), Brunei (Darussalam), Malaysia, Singapore, Republic of South Korea, United States, Japan.
LIST OF COUNTRIES WHO'S NATIONALS ARE EXEMPTED OF A VISA
Traveling with an electronic New Zealand visa will be a simple process. All applicants will just need to meet the basic visa requirements of the New Zealand e.t.a. visa and complete the online application.