International travel and transit
Information about travelling to, leaving and transiting through New Zealand.
Travel to New Zealand
Entry to New Zealand is strictly controlled to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Managed isolation and quarantine (MIQ)
Managed isolation is an important part of our border measures to keep COVID-19 out of New Zealand.
Travel restrictions for very high risk countries
Travel from 'very high risk' countries to New Zealand is currently restricted.
Transit through New Zealand
The New Zealand Government has transit arrangements with some countries to make it easier for each country’s citizens to get home.
Leaving New Zealand
Many borders around the world are closed to people who are not citizens and permanent residents of that country.