NEW ZEALAND VISITOR VISA FOR THE CITIZENS OF SENEGAL

NEW ZEALAND VISITOR VISA FOR THE CITIZENS OF SENEGAL

iVisa | Updated on Feb 04, 2020

IMPORTANT NOTE: WE DO NOT OFFER THE NEW ZEALAND ETA YET BUT WE WILL LAUNCH THIS PRODUCT SOON, SO STAY TUNED!

Like all the other nationalities, the citizens of Senegal will have the opportunity to apply online for a New Zealand ETA. As it happens, being a Senegalese national means that you are eligible for an ETA if you ever plan to travel to New Zealand.

But for now, you can only receive a Consular Visa. However, you can learn more about the forthcoming ETA with the information below.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

I'm from Senegal, do I need a visa to travel to New Zealand?

Citizens from Senegal must obtain a Consular Tourist Visa to travel to New Zealand, but they'll be required to apply for an ETA in the future.

As we stated before, iVisa does not provide the New Zealand ETA yet and the New Zealand Visitor Visa Online is not available anymore. Nevertheless, you can always check your eligibility for an e-Visa here. Once you enter this page, you have to pick your nationality and the country of destination and you'll know the information at once.

How long can I stay in New Zealand?

If you're Senegalese, you can stay there 90 days Per Entry.

What are the requirements?

What you need to do first is to ensure that you fulfill all the requirements for a New Zealand ETA. That should not be tricky, and you may already have some of the things you need. iVisa will ask for the following:

  • A Valid passport – you can't apply for a [New Zealand ETA(/new-zealand-eta?nationality=SN) if you don't get a valid passport that keeps its validity for at least 3 months after the possible day of departure from New Zealand.

  • Digital passport picture – it is recommended that the picture is as recent as possible and meet all the other passport photo requirements.

  • Travel itinerary program – you must provide a document that states the activities you'll do in New Zealand.

  • Proof of accommodation – you can show a hotel booking confirmation or anything similar.

  • List of all the periods of employment.

  • A document that proves the ties with your country of origin – property ownership, current job, papers that show you have a family, etc.

  • Proof of sustenance – you are asked to show evidence that you can support yourself while you stay in New Zealand.

  • E-mail address – iVisa will send you the e-visa via e-mail. Make sure you print it out before departure.

  • Means of payment – iVisa accepts multiple methods of payment. You can use credit or debit cards or PayPal.

What are the processing times an fees?

The total amount of money you spend on your New Zealand ETA depends on how fast you want the processing to go. iVisa provides you with three choices so that you can opt for the one that suits your needs. They are as follows:

  • Standard processing – By selecting this option you accept to receive your New Zealand ETA in 24 hours, and you accept to pay USD 57.00
  • Rush processing – your ETA is processed in 4 hours, but the total price is more expensive. You'll pay USD 77.00
  • Super Rush processing – With this alternative you must wait 30 minutes for your online form. This is the most expensive option, so you are charged USD 97.00.

How can I apply?

As soon as you notice that you have all that is necessary for the application process, you can move on and fill in the application. The online form is very short and it should take you 20 minutes or less to complete. Even so, if you have questions, you can reach iVisa’s support service via phone or online chat 24/7.

What you will see is that the form consists of three steps:

  1. During the first one, you are expected to give your personal information, as well as some details about your trip to New Zealand and your passport. It is at this point that you must select a processing time for your application.

  2. During the second step, you need to make the payment and look over your form to make sure that it does not contain errors.

  3. Lastly, the third step requires you to upload the supporting documents of your application. When you finish, all you can do is submit your form and let iVisa do its job.

What you need to keep in mind is that obtaining a New Zealand ETA for the citizens of Senegal is an easy job when you use iVisa as your visa service. The document you are given is valid for 2 years after issued and you get Multiple Entry.

Does getting a Tourist ETA mean I have automated entry to New Zealand?

No, it doesn't. If you receive a New Zealand ETA you have the opportunity of entering the country, but it doesn't offer an automatic entry.

Where can I read more?

You can contact iVisa’s customer support to receive personal attention, especially if you still have doubts about the New Zealand ETA. This service can be contacted via online chat or phone anytime, and it is free of charge.

As a second option, you can read more about the New Zealand ETA here.

IMPORTANT NOTE: WE DO NOT OFFER THE NEW ZEALAND ETA YET BUT WE WILL LAUNCH THIS PRODUCT SOON, SO STAY TUNED!

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