New Zealand for citizens of Australia

3 types of tourist visas for New Zealand are presented. The longest period of stay is 365 days. Good options for digital nomads on New Zealand are New Zealand Digital Nomad Visa, Visitor Visa, Visa Free.

Visa-free entry - New Zealand visa for Australia citizen in July of 2024

ℹ Australian citizens do not require a visa to visit New Zealand. The duration of stay of passport holders of Australia on the territory of New Zealand is Indefinitely. Important! Australian citizens traveling on an Australian passport may be granted a New Zealand Resident Visa on arrival entitling the holder to live, work and study indefinitely (pursuant to the Trans-Tasman Travel Arrangement), subject to meeting character requirements. May enter using eGate. Electronic Travel Authority not required. International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy not required.

🔑 How to enter to New Zealand from Australia

To enter New Zealand, Australian citizens must follow some fairly simple steps. Please note that migration services have the right to request additional documents (return tickets, accommodation reservations and etc.).

  1. Before traveling to New Zealand, check whether your Australian passport is valid. Passport must be valid for 6 months after entering New Zealand and have at least 1 blank page for entry stamp.
  2. Show your Australian passport to the immigration officer upon arrival.
  3. Getting a visa - an entry stamp in your Australian passport. You are allowed to stay in New Zealand for 10000 days.

✅ Requirements for Australian citizens to visit New Zealand with tourist visa

  • Australian citizens should provide valid passport. Passport must be valid at the all time of entry to New Zealand. The passport must be a minimum of one blank page for the entry stamp.
  • Medical insurance is recommended, as treatment of Australian citizens on the territory of New Zealand is carried out on a commercial basis.

🏢 Australian Embassies and Consulates in New Zealand

High commission of Australia in Wellington for New Zealand


  1. Do citizens of Australia require a visa to visit the New Zealand?

    Australian citizens do not need a visa to visit the New Zealand.

  2. How long Australian citizens are allowed to stay in New Zealand without a visa?

    The maximum duration of stay in New Zealand for citizens of Australia for a visa-free stay is 10000 days.

  3. What happens if a Australian passport holder stays in New Zealand longer than the visa-free period allowed?

    Overstaying visa-free entry to New Zealand is punishable by a fine, in case of serious violations a ban on entry to New Zealand is possible. It is essential to leave the country before your authorized stay expires or to extend your stay legally if needed.

  4. Do citizens of Australia need to show proof of sufficient funds to enter New Zealand without a visa?

    New Zealand immigration authorities may ask for proof of sufficient funds or a return ticket when entering the country without a visa. It is advisable to have these documents with you when traveling.

  5. What documents are required for Australian citizens to enter New Zealand without a visa?

    Australian citizens need a valid passport with at least six months validity, a return or onward ticket, and proof of sufficient funds to cover their stay in New Zealand.

  6. Can Australian work or study during the visa-free stay in New Zealand?

    The New Zealand visa-free stay is usually for tourism purposes only. For working or studying in New Zealand Australian citizens usually requires a specific visa, and you should not engage in such activities on a tourist visa-free stay.

💳 List of Tourist Visas of New Zealand:

🤑 Income $ 400 💰 Cost of program $ 0 NZD ✨ Extendable 🕜 Duration 180 days 🐱‍👤 Tourist Visa

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💰 Cost of program $ 0 ✨ Extendable 🕜 Duration 90 days 🐱‍👤 Tourist Visa

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💳 Also in New Zealand next visas are available:

Digital Nomad Visa


  1. 👉 Visas list

✈ Countries are close to New Zealand

  1. Australia
  2. Fiji
  3. Papua New Guinea
  4. Solomon Islands
  5. Tokelau
  6. Tonga
  7. Vanuatu