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.
How long can an Australian citizen stay in New Zealand?
Holidaying 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).
Are Australian citizens allowed into NZ?
Travelling from Australia to New Zealand quarantine-free
Quarantine-free travel from Australia to New Zealand is currently paused. If you are transiting through New Zealand from Australia to another international destination, check you meet New Zealand’s eligibility requirements.
Do Australian citizens need an NZeTA?
If you are an Australian permanent resident you must hold an NZeTA (New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority) before you travel. You do not pay the International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy (IVL).
Do Aussies need passport for NZ?
Anyone travelling to New Zealand (including New Zealand and Australian citizens) must have a valid passport/travel document when entering New Zealand. There are also rules regarding how long your passport must be valid for in order to be acceptable.
Can I live in New Zealand with an Australian passport?
If you are an Australian citizen, you will usually be allowed to live, work or study in New Zealand and will not need to apply for any type of visa before travelling. You will need to: Be of good character; and. Show a valid Australian passport on arrival to New Zealand ; or.
How easy is it for an Australian to move to New Zealand?
Firstly, it’s a relatively easy move to make, as Australian citizens and permanent residents don’t need a visa to live and work in NZ. This means that you can line up a job without the usual hassle of moving to a foreign country and applying for work visas, etc.
Can an Australian buy property in NZ?
Australian citizens are one of only a few groups of people that can freely purchase New Zealand property. … Considering New Zealand is just across the ditch from Australia, it’s easy to see why so many aussies choose Aotearoa as a place for a second home or investment property.
What countries can Australian citizens live in?
Visa Free Countries for Australians
- Albania – 90 days.
- Andorra – 90 days.
- Antigua and Barbuda – 1 month.
- Argentina – 90 days.
- Armenia – 180 days.
- Austria – 90 days.
- Bahamas – 3 months.
- Barbados – 6 months.
Do I need a visa to transit through New Zealand?
If you are passing through New Zealand as a transit passenger, you need to apply for a Transit Visa before you travel, unless you are travelling to Australia or are from a visa waiver country or a transit visa waiver country.
Do you need visa for New Zealand?
You do not need a visa to visit New Zealand if you are: A New Zealand or Australian citizen or resident. … A citizen of a country which has a visa waiver agreement with New Zealand (you can stay up to three months).
Are visitors allowed in NZ?
The border is currently closed to almost all travellers to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
Which NZ visa am I Australia?
New Zealand citizens with a valid New Zealand passport do not need to apply for a visa before coming to Australia. If you are eligible, we will grant you a Special Category visa (subclass 444) (SCV) when you enter Australia. The SCV is a temporary visa you get in Australia if you are a New Zealand citizen.