If you have a work visa

Entering New Zealand on a work visa during border restrictions.

You must meet the conditions of your work visa before you can travel.

Employment and jobs

If your job no longer exists or you are no longer employed, you cannot travel to New Zealand. To travel you must meet the conditions of your visa.

If your circumstances changed since you were granted your visa, or you no longer meet its conditions, you will need to apply for, and be granted, a new visa or a variation of conditions before you travel.

Work visas and travelling with family

If your family members hold a valid work or student visa, they can travel with you from 13 April 2022.

A family member holding a visitor visa can enter New Zealand from 23:59, 1 May 2022.  

If your family member is from a visa waiver country and holds an NZeTA, they can also enter New Zealand from 23:59, 1 May 2022.