What You Need To Know About Visiting New Zealand

Visitors to New Zealand are obliged by The New Zealand Government to fulfill certain requirements prior to their arrival here and afterwards while they are here. To assist you in finding out what you need to know, we have made a list of website links to assist you locating what it is you need to know.

Visa & Passport Information

http://www.immigration.govt.nz

New Zealand Government Online

http://www.govt.nz

About Health Requirements

http://www.moh.govt.nz

New Zealand Customs Service

http://www.customs.govt.nz

New Zealand Embassies in Other Countries

http://www.mfat.govt.nz/Embassies/1-NZ-Embassies

Driving in New Zealand

http://www.ltsa.govt.nz

New Zealand Police

http://www.police.govt.nz

New Zealand Presence in Antarctica

http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz

Air New Zealand – New Zealand’s Inter-/National Air Carrier

http://www.airnz.co.nz

Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand

http://www.caa.govt.nz

Department of Conservation, – Te Papa Atawhai. The Department of Conservation (DOC) administers most of the Crown land in New Zealand protected for scenic, scientific, historic or cultural reason, or set aside for recreation. ( Many of your tours could be in these areas.) This is almost a third of New Zealand’s land area, including national, forest and maritime parks, marine reserves, nearly 4000 reserves, river margins, some coastline and many offshore islands.

http://www.doc.govt.nz

Inland Revenue Department – All goods and services in New Zealand are subject to a ‘Goods and Service Tax’

http://www.ird.govt.nz

Historical Overview of New Zealand

http://www.nzhistory.net.nz

New Zealand’s Information Network

http://www.newzealandnz.co.nz