NEW ZEALAND VISITOR VISA FOR THE CITIZENS OF SWAZILAND (ESWATINI)

NEW ZEALAND VISITOR VISA FOR THE CITIZENS OF SWAZILAND (ESWATINI)
iVisa | Updated on Jan 24, 2020

IMPORTANT NOTE: iVISA IS NOT OFFERING THE NEW ZEALAND ETA AT THE MOMENT, BUT WE WILL LAUNCH THIS PRODUCT VERY SOON, SO STAY TUNED!

The citizens of Swaziland, a country whose name was changed to Eswatini in 2018, will be able to apply online for a New Zealand ETA. In other words, as a Swazi national, you are eligible for a forthcoming eVisa if you are planning a trip to New Zealand.

Learn more about this document with the information below.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

If I'm from Swaziland, should I apply for a visa to travel to New Zealand?

Yes, if you're Swazi National then you have to apply for a visa if you wish to travel to New Zealand. Nevertheless, you can only apply for a Consular Tourist Visa by now.

As we wrote before, iVisa is not issuing the New Zealand ETA yet, but you can revise the eligibility for other e-Visas on this website.

What you need to do is to write your nationality and also the country of destination in the drag-down menu. This way, you'll get the information instantly.

How long can I stay in New Zealand if I'm a citizen of Swaziland?

You can stay in New Zealand for 90 days Per Entry.

What are the requirements for the New Zealand ETA?

Before you start to fill in the application form, it is best if you make sure that you can fulfill all the requirements. You will find a list of the documents and information you need for the online application process below. We believe that they are all easy to achieve:

  • Valid Passport – All applicants who want a New Zealand ETA must get a passport that keeps its validity for at least another 3 months from the intended flying date from New Zealand.
  • Digital passport photo – Make sure that the photograph meets all the guidelines. For example, it has to be taken against a white background.
  • Evidence of your plans in New Zealand – You have to compile a paper that states some of your activities in New Zealand.
  • Proof of accommodation in New Zealand – A hotel booking confirmation could be enough. Another kind of reservation could work too. Even a letter from a friend who is hosting you during your trip is an excellent option.
  • Financial links and commitments in your home country – for example, property ownership, your current job, family, etc.
  • List of all your periods of work
  • Means of payment – iVisa allows you to pay with more than one method. You can use a credit or debit card, but you can also pay with PayPal.
  • E-mail address – You receive your ETA via e-mail and it is electronically linked to your passport. That's why you have to provide a valid email address.

How long is the New Zealand ETA valid for?

Your New Zealand ETA expires 2 years after issued and it grants you Multiple Entry.

What are the fees and processing times?

The price of your New Zealand ETA will vary according to the processing time you select during the application process. iVisa offers you the following:

  • Standard processing – This option will allow you to obtain your New Zealand ETA in 24 hours, but only if you pay USD 57.00
  • Rush processing – your New Zealand ETA will be ready in 4 hours, but you'll have to pay more this time. The total price you'll have to pay weill be USD 77.00.
  • Super Rush processing – With this alternative you only need to wait 30 minutes for your online form. However, this is the most expensive option, so you'll have to pay USD 97.00.

How do I apply?

If you have all of the above at hand, you are ready to fill in the application. It should take you about 20 minutes, but in case you have concerns, iVisa puts at your disposal its customer support. The service can be reached via phone or online chat 24/7 and it is free of charge.

You will notice that the form has three steps:

  1. The first one covers the general information about yourself and your travels. You also need to select one of the processing time options iVisa puts at your disposal.

  2. The second step takes even less time. You need to make the payment and review your form to make sure it does not include any mistake.

  3. The third step requires you to upload the documents that support your application. After you finish doing that, you can click the submit button. iVisa will deliver the visa in the timeframe of your choosing.

As you can see, receiving a New Zealand ETA for the citizens of Swaziland (Eswatini) could not be more accessible.

Do I need a New Zealand Visa if I'm in the International transit area?

Yes, you'll probably require to get a visa in this situation, so we suggest contacting the consulate or embassy to obtain better information about it.

How does the New Zealand ETA look like?

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What should I do if I travel with kids?

You'll need to get a New Zealand ETA for every kid as well. Each traveler must apply for this authorization regardless of age. We firmly recommend contacting the embassy to solve other uncertainties about this topic as long the New Zealand ETA isn't ready yet.

Where can I read more information about the New Zealand ETA?

Don't worry if you still have uncertainties or questions about the upcoming New Zealand ETA, if that's your situation, we recommend you contact iVisa’s customer service center. The service can be reached via online chat or phone 24/7, and it is free.

You can read more about the New Zealand ETA using this link as well.

IMPORTANT NOTE: iVISA IS NOT OFFERING THE NEW ZEALAND ETA AT THE MOMENT, BUT WE WILL LAUNCH THIS PRODUCT VERY SOON, SO STAY TUNED!

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