Travelers only allowed to enter for a critical purpose
, and entry is subject to prior approval. Some travelers do not need to request to travel beforehand, such as citizens, permanent residents, partners, and dependent children.
All travelers – except those arriving from the Cook Islands – must then complete a 14-day stay in managed isolation or quarantine. Travelers must ensure they have a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher prior to boarding their flight, as this confirms their place in an isolation facility. Travelers will be unable to board their flights without this voucher.
A negative COVID-19 test result is required for most travelers to New Zealand
A negative test result is not required for travelers from the following regions:
Federated States of Micronesia
Wallis and Futuna.