Information about Partner of a New Zealander Visitor Visa

You can join your New Zealand citizen or resident partner and enjoy New Zealand’s scenery, culture, and friendly people.


Up to 24 months

All conditions

With this visa you can

  • Join your partner.
  • Explore New Zealand as a visitor.
  • Study for up to 3 months.

Things to note

  • You can’t work in New Zealand on a Visitor Visa.
  • You can only have this visa for 2 years, but before it expires you can apply for residence based on your partnership.

Check that you meet the detailed criteria.

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Partner visa