Information about COVID-19 Short-term Visitor Visa

A short-term visitor visa available to individuals who are genuinely unable to depart New Zealand due to the impacts of COVID-19.

Overview

2 months


All conditions

You can

  • Remain lawful while making arrangements to depart New Zealand.
  • Study in New Zealand for the 2 months.

Things to note

  • You must be in New Zealand to apply for this visa and be genuinely unable to depart New Zealand due to the impacts of COVID-19.
  • You cannot work on this visa.
  • You cannot travel out of New Zealand and return on this visa.
  • You must apply online for this visa.

Check that you meet the detailed criteria.

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