Visa Fees


Visa fees must be paid in cash when you come to pick up your passport. We do not accept credit card, EFTPOS or cheque.

Nationals of the countries listed below are exempt from visa fees.

Armenia Honduras Netherlands
Australia Hong Kong *** New Zealand
Austria Hungary Pakistan
Azerbaijan Iceland Philippines *
Bahamas Ireland Poland
Bangladesh Italy Portugal
Barbados Jordan Romania **
Belarus Kazakhstan Russia
Belgium Republic of Korea San Marino
(British National Overseas)
Kyrgyzstan Slovakia
Bulgaria Latvia Slovenia
Canada Lesotho Spain
Colombia Lithuania Surinam
Costa Rica Luxembourg Sweden
Croatia Macau *** Tajikistan
Cyprus Macedonia Turkmenistan
Czech Republic Malaysia Ukraine
Denmark Malta USA
El Salvador Mauritius Uzbekistan
Estonia Mexico  
Germany Moldova  
Georgia Monaco  

* for Temporary Visitor's Visa and Entertainer visa only
** for Temporary Visitor's Visa and Transit Visa only
*** for SAR passport holders only

The visa fee may also be waived for visitors to Okinawa, Iwate, Miyagi or Fukushima prefectures.

All other nationalities are required to pay a fee for visa issuance. Visa fees usually revise on 1st April every year. The visa fee will be determined by the date an application is lodged, not the date of issuance or collection. You can find the fees below:

1 April 2024 - 31 March 2025

Standard Visa Fees

Single Entry NZ$35.00
Multiple Entry NZ$70.00
Transit Visa NZ$8.00

Special Visa Fees

Indian Passport Holders                            
Single Entry NZ$10.00
Multiple Entry NZ$10.00
Transit Visa NZ$1.00

Other Fees

Extension of Validity of Re-Entry Permit NZ$35.00
Extension of Refugee Travel Document NZ$29.00