NEW ZEALAND VISITOR VISA FOR THE CITIZENS OF CONGO

NEW ZEALAND VISITOR VISA FOR THE CITIZENS OF CONGO

iVisa | Updated on Feb 04, 2020

IMPORTANT: WE CURRENTLY ARE NOT ALLOWED TO OFFER THE NEW ZELAND ETA, BUT WE RECOMMEND YOU TO STAY TUNED BECAUSE THIS PRODUCT WILL BE LAUNCHED VERY SOON!

As a Congolese Citizen, you'll have the opportunity to apply for a New Zealand ETA very soon. And another good thing about this is that iVisa will be able to help you with the entire process. Keep reading this article to learn more about it.

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Frequently Asked Questions

I'm a citizen of the Democratic Republic of Congo, should I get a visa to enter New Zealand?

If you're Congolese, then YES, you do need a Consular Visa by now, but don't worry too much about this! you'll get the possibility to apply for a New Zealand ETA in the future, so if you can wait just some months for your trip, then you have a better choice than taking a trip to an embassy.

As we already said before, iVisa is not implementing the New Zealand ETA, at least for now, but you can see the eligibility for other eVisas on this page, which is another excellent option if you have flexibility in your travel arrangements.

It is simple to use the Visa Checker created by iVisa, all you have to do is to write down your nationality in the drag-down menu, and then write the country you wish to visit as the destination. Once you're done with that, you'll know the information at once.

If you need to apply for a visa, you'll know it immediately, and if you qualify for an eVisa (which is a lot easier to get than a consular one) you'll be redirected to the application page. You'll also be informed in case you don't need a visa.

How long is the New Zealand ETA valid for?

If you're Congolese, you can use the New Zealand ETA for 2 years after issued.

What are the requirements for Congolese citizens?

Before you start the application process, we recommend that you get all the requirements first. That ensures a more fluid experience. iVisa will ask you for the following:

  • Passport – This document is extremely important if you plan to travel to other countries. If you already have it, then don't disregard to verify that it has validity for at least 3 months from the flying date. You also require a scan of your passport’s information page. You have to ensure that the scan includes the signature as well.
  • Digital passport photo – The digital photograph must have some requirements too. It must have been taken recently and it must follow the proper guidelines based on passport photographs.
  • Travel Plans – you also need to get an itinerary that shows what purposes you plan in New Zealand.
  • Proof of accommodation – For this part, you can show a hotel booking confirmation or a letter from a host.
  • List of works or last jobs.
  • Documents that prove your ties to your country of origin – for example, you can show family papers or a job contract.
  • Proof of sustenance – you should provide a piece of evidence to support yourself while you stay in New Zealand.
  • E-mail address – iVisa will send you the New Zealand ETA. A valid e-mail address is extremely necessary.
  • Payment Methods – If you receive the New Zealand ETA with iVisa, you can pay the service with a credit or debit card, but Paypal is also a valid method.

What are the processing times and fees for the New Zealand ETA?

The total amount you'll pay for your New Zealand ETA is based on the processing time alternative you select while filling in the application process. iVisa grants you three excellent choices so that you can select the one that best suits your needs. These are:

  • Standard processing – This option will allow you to get your New Zealand ETA in no more than 24 hours as long as you pay USD 57.00
  • Rush processing – your online ETA will be ready in 4 hours, but you'll have to pay more, USD 77.00 being precise.
  • Super Rush processing – With this option you only have to wait 30 minutes, but keep in mind that the price for this is the most expensive of the three. You'll pay USD 97.00.

How long can I stay in New Zealand if I'm from the Democratic Republic of Congo?

If you're from Congo, you can stay in New Zealand for 90 days Per Entry.

How can I apply for the New Zealand ETA?

After you get the documents, the last thing to do is to fill in the application form. It should take you around 20 minutes, and you should not experience any problems along the way. Nevertheless, if you do, you can reach to iVisa’s customer support 24/7.

The online form is split into three simple steps:

  1. The first one will ask you to offer personal information, but it also asks you to select a processing time for your online form. What you select determines the cost of your New Zealand ETA.

  2. In step two, you have to cover the payment and check your form so that it does not have any error. You cannot make changes after your form is processed, so make sure you read it carefully before submission.

  3. The last step will ask you to upload the documents that support your application form. When you are done with that, you can click on the submit button, and iVisa will do the rest.

The most important thing to remember from all this is that receiving a New Zealand ETA with the help of iVisa is incredibly convenient. This process is completely effortless!

How many entries do I have with the New Zealand ETA?

You're allowed to get Multiple Entry.

What should I do if I travel with my children?

In case you're planning to enter New Zealand with children, then you must know that they require to have a Visa as well. That's why we firmly suggest contacting the embassy to get more information about this topic.

Do I need a New Zealand ETA or Visa if I'm in the Transit area?

You'll probably need a visa for this circumstance as well. In other words, if you have to wait at the airport to go to another country, you also need to get a visa. That's why we suggest contacting the embassy to receive more precise information about this topic.

How does the New Zealand ETA look like?

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Where can I find more info?

If you have uncertainties about the upcoming New Zealand ETA then there's no problem, we provide you the option to contact iVisa’s customer service center to receive more satisfying attention. The service can be contacted via online chat or phone 24/7, and it is completely free of charge.

IMPORTANT: WE CURRENTLY ARE NOT ALLOWED TO OFFER THE NEW ZELAND ETA, BUT WE RECOMMEND YOU TO STAY TUNED BECAUSE THIS PRODUCT WILL BE LAUNCHED VERY SOON!

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