New Zealand is a nice place, see how to get visa

If you’re thinking of coming to New Zealand to work for a few years, or maybe even to settle, you’ll need a work or resident visa. To get that – you’re likely to need a job.


New Zealand is generally a nice place that offers opportunities to all to thrive within her shores. Are you interested in getting a job or starting a business in New Zealand? It’s up to you to make your choice wisely and follow the right channels which are not really difficult.

It is important to be of good conduct always. New Zealand provides a very accommodating environment for everyone to live, study, or work and be happy, every act short of good conduct will not be tolerated.


From 1 October 2019, visitors from visa-waiver countries must request an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) prior to coming to New Zealand. … When you arrive, your passport must be valid for at least three months beyond your intended departure date, and if required, have a valid New Zealand visa.

Transiting through New Zealand or Australia


If you are traveling to New Zealand via an Australian airport, you may also need an Australian visa – consult your travel agent or airline if you are unsure. Transit visas will also be needed for all people traveling via NZ unless they are specifically exempted by immigration policy.

More information about visas

The visa and immigration information on this page is just a summary. For everything, you need to know about coming to NZ, visit Immigration NZ.

On arrival

You will need to complete a Passenger Arrival Card before passing through Customs Passport Control. A passenger arrival card will be given to you during your flight. If not, cards are available in the arrival area.

You need to carry a valid means of identification with you at all times for the duration of your stay.