Most travellers need one. You can use our tool to find out if you need one and when you need to get it.
Check if you need a pre-departure test
Your pre-departure testing documentation must meet NZ Government standards.
Download our pre-departure testing form
Keep up to date with Aotearoa New Zealand’s response to COVID-19.
The traffic lights (COVID-19 Protection Framework) protect Aotearoa New Zealand from COVID-19, while allowing people greater freedoms.
Protect yourself and others from COVID-19 by following the latest health advice and not sharing unreliable information.
Vaccination protects your child, your whānau and your community. The COVID-19 vaccine is free and available for everyone aged 5 and over.
Testing for COVID-19 and contact tracing are 2 important ways to help manage COVID-19 in Aotearoa New Zealand.
There is support and advice available if you test positive for COVID-19, and you need to self-isolate.
Information about travelling to, leaving and transiting through New Zealand.
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What you need to do under each traffic light setting
Waka Kotahi’s Journey Planner uses the latest travel time information, traffic cameras, and updates on delays, roadworks and road closures to help you plan your journey.
Use Journey Planner (external link)
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