From late 2021, Immigration New Zealand (INZ) will start delivering enhancements to its Immigration Online system. This paperless visa processing technology will make applying for a visa easier and improve processing times.
Visas transitioning from late 2021
The first visa products to move onto the enhanced system are:
Note: Enhancements to INZ’s visa processing technology do not signal when the border will reopen to foreign travellers. Temporary visa applications from outside New Zealand or a quarantine-free travel zone are currently suspended due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.