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If you need a medical or chest x-ray examination for your visa application, you need to use a doctor or radiologist from our approved list of panel physicians if there is one in your country.

Approved panel physicians

Panel physicians are doctors and radiologists who are approved to complete chest x-rays and medical examinations for New Zealand visa applications.


Always make an appointment with a clinic before you arrive, to make sure they can see you. If you are applying for a temporary visa from outside New Zealand, check our current visa application advice before making an appointment. You can only get a visa in limited circumstances due to border restrictions because of COVID-19.

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You are encouraged to have a chaperone present during the physicial examination. Clinics are required to have chaperones available for physical examinations if you ask for one.

If you are based in New Zealand and you only need a chest x-ray you must visit an INZ Panel Medical Clinic, where they will:

Panel physicians near you