Information about Super Yachts Visitor Visa

This visa is for owners and crew of super yachts travelling to New Zealand. If you’ll be using commercial transport to leave New Zealand, you must have a travel ticket or enough money to buy one. If you’ll be living on board, you’ll need to have at least NZ $400 to live on for each month of your stay.


Up to 6 months

All conditions

With this visa you can

  • Visit New Zealand on any privately-owned yacht that is over 20 metres long and powered by motor and/or sail.
  • Travel in and out of New Zealand for up to 6 months.
  • Include your partner, and dependent children aged 19 and under, in your visa application.

Things to note

  • You’ll need to contact New Zealand Customs for information about what to do before you arrive by sea.

New Zealand Customs Service

Check that you meet the detailed criteria.

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