HOW TO APPLY

You can apply for your visa either using;


Immigration Online:

INZ’s Immigration Online system allows you to apply online for a number of visa types. You can upload supporting documents, photographs and pay for your visa application fee online.

NOTE:

  • Some applicants will be required to provide their passport
  • If you are required to provide your passport, you will be advised of this on the ‘Thank you’ page when you submitted your Immigration ONLINE visa application. In this case, you should send your passport to the nearest VAC with the following documents and completed checklist (Checklist) :
    • Your passport
    • The passport handing fee (refer to VAC website specific to your country for details)
    • Passport return courier fee (if applicable)
    • Your contact details including telephone number, e-mail address and physical address

Paper Based Application:

You can lodge your visa application using paper based application forms and documents at your nearest VAC. Please refer to VAC webpage specific to your country for details

NOTE:

When submitting an application to a VAC, you will be required to submit:

  • Your Passport *
  • Visa Application form
  • Supporting documents as per checklist
  • Visa fee, VAC service fee and courier fee (if applicable)

Tracking your application Status:

Immigration Online:

To track your Immigration Online application progress, you can;

✔ visit the relevant area of the INZ website or;

✔ contact ICC contact centre +64 9 914 4100

Note: TT services online tracking system can provide only status updates on your passport movement and not on your applications progress or decision.

Paper based Application lodged at the VAC:

To track paper based applications submitted to a TT Services VAC please visit;

https://www.ttsnzvisa.com/track-document

Note: TT services online tracking system can provide only status updates on your passport movement and not on your applications progress or decision.


* While you can provide a certified copy of your passport with your application, INZ highly recommend you provide your original passport. This will enable INZ to process your application faster and it may be needed to complete your application. Please note during the processing of an application an immigration officer may request any document, including your original passport.