Australian citizens and permanent residents can visit, work and live in New Zealand. You do not need a visa before you travel to New Zealand.
Do Australian permanent residents need NZeTA?
From 1 October 2019, if you are from a visa waiver country you must hold a NZeTA before you travel, this includes permanent residents of Australia travelling on another country’s passport. Australian citizens (Australian Passport Holders) do not need a NZeTA.
How long can Australian PR stay in New Zealand?
Holidaying in New Zealand
A New Zealand or Australian citizen or resident, A UK citizen and/or passport holder (you can stay up to six months), or. A citizen of a country which has a visa waiver agreement(opens in new window) with New Zealand (you can stay up to three months).
Can I travel to New Zealand right now?
The border is currently closed to almost all travellers to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
Which countries can Australian permanent resident travel without visa?
Here are the countries that Australians can visit without a visa:
- Albania – 90 days.
- Andorra – 90 days.
- Antigua and Barbuda – 1 month.
- Argentina – 90 days.
- Armenia – 180 days.
- Austria – 90 days.
- Bahamas – 3 months.
- Barbados – 6 months.
What are the requirements for permanent residency in New Zealand?
Meeting the criteria
- Identity. You must provide proof of your identity. …
- Character. You must be of good character. …
- Resident visa status. You must hold a valid resident visa or have held one in the last 3 months. …
- Resident visa conditions. …
- Commitment to New Zealand. …
- Non-principal applicants.
Can an Australian become a NZ citizen?
You can apply for citizenship if you are an: Australian permanent resident, or. eligible New Zealand citizen.
Can Australian permanent residents buy property in New Zealand?
While in Australia, temporary residents including students and those on a working visa can purchase property, they can’t in New Zealand. … As discussed, permanent residents of Australia are exempt from the Overseas Investment Act when buying a home in New Zealand.
Does Australia allow dual citizenship with New Zealand?
Apply for Australian permanent residency or citizenship
New Zealanders can apply to become Australian permanent residents and then Australian citizens . If successful, they are then a ‘dual national’ – a person who holds citizenship of more than one country.
Can I return to New Zealand from Australia?
All travellers from Australia to New Zealand must go through managed isolation and quarantine. You can return to New Zealand if you: are a New Zealand citizen. … are an Australian citizen or permanent residence visa holder where New Zealand is your primary place of established residence, or.
Can Qld travel to NZ?
Travelling to New Zealand from Queensland
Currently there are no safe travel zone countries or quarantine free international destinations to travel to from Queensland. International travel to Australia is managed by the Department of Home Affairs. … Australian Government’s advice for travelling to New Zealand.
Can I enter Australia now?
You are automatically exempt from the travel restrictions and can enter Australia (without obtaining an individual exemption) if you are: an Australian citizen. a permanent resident of Australia. an immediate family member of an Australian citizen or permanent resident*
Can I be a permanent resident of two countries?
The question here is can I have permanent residency in more than one country? Yes. You can.
Can you lose your Australian citizenship if you live in another country?
Before 4 April 2002, Australian citizens who became citizens of another country lost their Australian citizenship automatically. Since that date Australian citizens who become citizens of another country may in some circumstances become dual citizens. A person will lose Australian citizenship if it is revoked.
How long can an Australian permanent resident stay out of the country?
Normally, permanent residents can use their permanent resident visa to travel abroad and return to Australia for up to five years from the date the visa was granted. After five years, permanent resident must obtain a Five Year Resident Return visa in order to re-enter the country.