E4.25 Date an application is lodged
- A paper application is lodged on the date that INZ, or an office authorised to receive visa applications on INZ’s behalf, receives it. Visa Application Centres are authorised for this purpose.
- An application that is made on an electronic form is lodged on the date (New Zealand time) that it is successfully submitted.
Note: If an application is processed using AMS, the date the application is lodged is referred to in AMS as the date 'tendered'.