New Zealand for citizens of Sri Lanka

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 Sri Lanka citizen in July of 2024

💻 With E-Visa 👈

ℹ Citizens of Sri Lanka need a visa to visit New Zealand. Please apply for a visa in advance. Holders of Sri Lankan passports can apply for a visa online. Important! May apply online Holders of an Australian Permanent Resident Visa or Resident Return Visa may be granted a New Zealand Resident Visa on arrival permitting indefinite stay (pursuant to the Trans-Tasman Travel Arrangement), subject to meeting character requirements and obtaining Electronic Travel Authorization prior to departure.

⚠ Citizens of Sri Lanka must obtain a visa in advance before traveling to New Zealand.

Sri Lankan citizens is required Visitor Visa. The maximum period of stay on this visa is 180 days. At the discretion of the embassy staff, the visa can be issued strictly under the travel time line. When applying for a Visitor Visa, the applicant must be in person. You may applay for a New Zealand tourist visa online.

📄 Check list of documents Visitor Visa for Sri Lankan citizens

To obtain a Visitor Visa the following documents are required:

  1. 1 acceptable photo if you apply online, or 2 photos if you use a paper application form
  2. Passport or Glossary for certificate of identity
  3. Need to provide a chest x-ray If you are staying more than 6 months .
  4. Need to provide a a medical certificate If you are staying more than 12 months
  5. You must provide police certificates
  6. Proof of accommodation pre-payment, like hotel pre-paid vouchers or receipts
  7. You should have a minimum of NZD $1,000 per month. Alternatively, if your accommodation costs are already covered, NZD $400 per month will suffice. (Please provide bank statements, credit card statements, bank drafts, or travelers cheques as proof.)
  8. Full medical insurance for the length of your visit
  9. Full medical insurance for the length of your visit
  10. Return ticket or proof you have enough money to buy a ticket out of New Zealand

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✅ How to apply for New Zealand tourist visa from Sri Lanka

  1. Prepare all required documents.
  2. Complete the application form and attach all required documents.
  3. Submit your visa application online.
  4. Await processing of documents.
  5. Receive your passports with visas. .

ℹ The processing time is usually standard, but may increase depending on the embassy's workload. Refusal may be received without explanation. The visa fee is non-refundable in case of refusal. The application must be submitted for each applicant separately and in person.


  1. Do Sri Lankan citizens need a visa to visit New Zealand?

    They need for a visa depends on the purpose and duration of the visit. Most Sri Lankan tourists visiting New Zealand for short stays typically require a Visitor Visa.

  2. How do Sri Lankan citizens apply for a tourist visa of New Zealand?

    Citizens of Sri Lanka may apply for New Zealand visa online.

  3. Can citizens of Sri Lanka work or study on a tourist visa for New Zealand?

    No, New Zealand tourist visas are generally for tourism or family visits. If you plan to work or study in New Zealand, you would typically need a different type of visa or residence permit.

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