One of the steps you need to take when you apply for a New Zealand visa is filling out an application. How easy or Inconvenient you want this process to be is up to you. If you choose to go to the nearest embassy of New Zealand, chances are that you are going to have a hard time filling out their form. We all know how complicated government forms can be. If you, however, choose to apply online with iVisa, you will experience a stress free application process to obtain your New Zealand tourist visa.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Do I need a visa to visit New Zealand?
What is the New Zealand Tourist eTA?
The New Zealand Tourist ETA (NZ Electronic Travel Authority) is an electronic visa waiver that grants the right to enter multiple times to New Zealand. There is no need to make an appointment or present original documents to the Embassy or Consular Office.
How long can visitors stay in New Zealand with an ETA?
This ETA grants a maximum stay of 90 days Per Entry with Multiple Entry.
It also has a validity of 2 years after issued.
Remember that all visits are strictly limited to business or tourism, this means you can NOT seek paid work or employment.
What are the documents required to apply?
When applying with us, you only will need:
- A valid passport – Make it is valid for at least 6 months beyond your initial date of entry.
- E-mail address – when applying with iVisa, your visa will be sent to you via e-mail, so make sure that you introduce a valid e-mail address you have access to.
- Means of payment – iVisa accepts multiple methods of payment such as credit and debit cards or Paypal. Do not forget to double-check the spelling before submitting your application.
What are the processing times and prices?
Three options are there for both processing time and price of your ETA:
Standard processing – your visa application is processed within 24 hours, and the price is USD 57.00 (service fees included).
Rush processing – you will receive your visa within 4 hours, and the total price of it is USD 77.00 (service fees included).
Super rush processing – this is the fastest option. You will get your ETA in only 30 minutes, and you will be charged USD 97.00 (service fees included).
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How does the New Zealand ETA?
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of New Zealand has recently introduced the Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) for citizens of over 60 countries. This ETA allows travelers to enter the country for transit or tourist purposes and its valid for 2 years. The New Zealand ETA application process is very simple and 100 % online. Once the application is submitted and accepted, the applicant will receive a confirmation with a reference number that must be shown to the immigration officers upon arrival. Yes, it’s that simple.
How can I apply for a New Zealand ETA?
Our really simple application form will take you less than 10 minutes to complete. It consists of three easy steps:
The first step will ask you to fill in your general information. You also need to choose the processing time from the options mentioned above.
The second step will ask you to revise step one and make the payment. You can use a credit/debit card or a Paypal account for the payment.
The last step consists of a questionnaire. Other documents may be required as well, but it depends on personal circumstances.
I made a mistake on my application. What can I do?
As we can not change or modify any details on the ETA once it is issued, then please contact immediately one of our customer service representatives if this is your case.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my New Zealand ETA?
We provide maximum safety for your personal data, confidentiality, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. Your personal information could not be safer. You can check what hundreds of happy customers say about us here.