If visiting New Zealand

Visitors to New Zealand require an Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) to travel to New Zealand & pay an International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy. The NZeTA does not replace the Visa Waiver program and a visa will still be granted upon arrival into New Zealand, please ensure you have at least 6 months' validity on your passport at the time of travel. This visa is available to all valid US passport holders, who live outside Australia. There is a $50 service charge per person for ETA applications.

If transiting New Zealand

Visitors transiting through New Zealand en-route to another country require an Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) to travel to New Zealand. This visa is available to all valid US passport holders, who live outside Australia. There is a $20 service charge per person for ETA applications.

To Process

Before committing to your trip please ensure you hold a valid US passport with at least six months’ validity from the date you plan to return to the USA.

You will need to provide the following

  • Scanned copy of "photo" page of each respective valid US passport *
  • Answer the following questions:
  1. Traveling to NZ for consult/treatment ?
  2. Been deported/excluded from a country ?
  3. Prohibited from entering NZ ?
  4. Ever been convicted of an offence ?
  5. Australian Permanent Resident ?
  6. Resident of American Samoa ?
  7. Ever been known by another name ?
  • Payment per respective ETA per person

* IMPORTANT - please provide only the passport you intend to travel on. At time of booking, if you plan on renewing your passport (to ensure at least six months’ validity from the date you plan to return to the USA) or are getting married and plan to obtain a passport in your new married name, you must advise Aspire Down Under. You need to obtain this new passport as soon as possible and then provide a copy of the "photo page" and have an ETA processed to ensure you will be permitted to visit or transit New Zealand.

 

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