If you have a post-study work visa

Information about entering New Zealand under border restrictions with a post-study work visa.

Holding a current post-study work visa

If you hold a current post-study work visa and still meet the conditions of this visa, you can travel to New Zealand.

Once you are in New Zealand you can explore your visa options. You must apply for and be granted a new visa before yours expires.

Explore visa options to work

Expired post-study work visas

You cannot apply for a new post-study work visa.

If your visa has expired and you are outside New Zealand you must apply for, and be granted, a new visa before you can travel to New Zealand.