New Zealand



New Zealand is an island country located in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. The country geographically comprises two main landmasses ‒ that of the North and South Islands ‒ as well as numerous smaller islands. New Zealand is situated some 1,500 kilometres (900 mi) east of Australia across the Tasman Sea and roughly 1,000 kilometres (600 mi) south of the Pacific island nations of New Caledonia, Fiji, and Tonga.

NameNew Zealand
Top Level Domain
.nz
Alpha2 CodeNZ
Alpha3 CodeNZL
Calling Codes
64
CapitalWellington
Alt Spellings
NZ
Aotearoa
RegionOceania
SubregionAustralia and New Zealand
Population4697854
Latlng
-41
174
DemonymNew Zealander
Area270467
Gini36.2
Timezones
UTC-11:00
UTC-10:00
UTC+12:00
UTC+12:45
UTC+13:00
Borders
Native NameNew Zealand
Numeric Code554
Currencies
CodeNZD
NameNew Zealand dollar
Symbol$
Languages
Iso639_1en
Iso639_2eng
NameEnglish
Native NameEnglish
Iso639_1mi
Iso639_2mri
NameMāori
Native Namete reo Māori
Translations
DeNeuseeland
EsNueva Zelanda
FrNouvelle-Zélande
Jaニュージーランド
ItNuova Zelanda
BrNova Zelândia
PtNova Zelândia
NlNieuw-Zeeland
HrNovi Zeland
Faنیوزیلند
Flaghttps://restcountries.eu/data/nzl.svg
Regional Blocs
CiocNZL

Cities

Wellington

Auckland

Christchurch

Dunedin

Invercargill

Destinations

Waitangi Treaty Grounds

Te Matua Ngahere

Tāne Mahuta

Arthur's Pass National Park

Blue Penguin Colony

Cape Reinga

One Tree Hill

World Of WearableArt & Classic Cars Museum

Auckland Museum

Ulva Island

Goat Island Marine Reserve

Waimangu Volcanic Valley

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland

Victorian Precinct

Farewell Spit

Bill Richardson Transport World

Nature’s Wonders Naturally

Kerikeri Mission Station

Olveston

Botanic Gardens

Wallace Arts Centre

Wairakei Terraces & Thermal Health Spa

Mt Eden

Huka Falls

Taupo Museum

Zealandia

Watch This Space

Te Mata Peak

Pancake Rocks

Kauri Museum

Glowworm Cave

Wellington Museum

Giant’s House

St Mary’s Church

Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre

Mauao

Wellington Botanic Gardens

Nugget Point

Auckland Art Gallery

Toitū Otago Settlers Museum

Aigantighe Art Gallery

Christchurch Art Gallery

Queen Elizabeth Park

Quake City

Waikato Museum

Mt Victoria Lookout

Reefton Distilling Co.

Mangawhai Heads

MTG Hawke’s Bay

Gold Discovery Centre

National Transport & Toy Museum

KD's Elvis Presley Museum

Pegasus Bay

Daily Telegraph Building

Saint Clair Estate

Man O' War

Framingham

New Zealand Parliament

Orakei Korako

Hamilton Gardens

Te Hikoi Southern Journey

Slope Point

Tairawhiti Museum

Te Manawa

Pukekura Park

Waimarie Centre

Te Paki Giant Sand Dunes

Sarjeant On The Quay

Te Awamutu Museum

Puke Ariki

New Zealand Rugby Museum

Mangawhai Museum

Akaroa Museum

Govett-Brewster Art Gallery

Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park Visitor Centre

Purakaunui Falls

Tahuna Beach

New Zealand Glassworks

Goldmine Experience

Whanganui Regional Museum

Lake Wakatipu

Te Puia

Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest

Mataatua

Cathedral Cove

Lake Matheson

Ruapekapeka Pā

Orokonui Ecosanctuary

Arts Centre

Queenstown Gardens

Auckland Zoo

Arai-te-uru Recreation Reserve

Scotts Beach

Tawharanui Regional Park

Cromwell Heritage Precinct

Wharariki Beach

Yealands Estate

Māori Rock Carvings

Wingspan

Black Barn Vineyards

Clapham’s National Clock Museum

Ophir Post Office

North Head

Gannet Colony

Te Whare Ra

Royal Albatross Centre & Fort Taiaroa

Hell's Gate

Marble Hill

Denniston Plateau

Skyline Gondola

Whakarewarewa

Otago Museum

Riccarton House & Bush

Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari

Waiuta

Mt Ruapehu

The Elms

Lake Kaniere

Putangirua Pinnacles

Hobbiton Movie Set Tours

Larnach Castle

Weta Cave

Lake Rotokura

Te Papa

Hokitika Gorge

Civic Theatre

National Army Museum

Mahurangi Regional Park

Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium

Thames Street

Cathedral Caves

Gillespies Beach

Aratiatia Rapids

Villa Maria

Te Ahu Centre

Sky Tower

Canterbury Museum

Ruakuri Cave

Caroline Bay Park

Roaring Bay

Te Waimate Mission

Pukaha Mt Bruce National Wildlife Centre

Eastwoodhill Arboretum

Gibbston Valley

Cave Stream Scenic Reserve

Mt Ngauruhoe

Pompallier Mission

Craters Of The Moon

Te Anau Glowworm Caves

Yellow-Eyed Penguin Colony

Dunedin Railway Station

Western Springs

Cape Palliser Lighthouse

Waitomo Caves Visitor Centre

Lochmara

Kororipo Pā

Kuirau Park

Auckland Domain

Wenderholm Regional Park

Arataki

Paritutu Rock

Lake Māhinapua

St Paul’s Cathedral

Footrot Flats Statue

Riff Raff

Lighthouse

Fyffe House

Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley

Waikato River

New Zealand Maritime Museum

Te Papa Ōtākaro/Avon River Precinct

Carrick

St Paul’s Anglican Church

Gumdiggers Park

Pukeahu National War Memorial Park

Wanaka Station Park

Peak Viewpoint

Chinese Settlement

Ohinemutu

Bluff Maritime Museum

Emerson's Brewery

Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery

Te Waikoropupū Springs

Agrodome

Durie Hill Elevator

Paaku

Lost Gypsy Gallery

Emporium Brewing

St Mary Of The Angels

Putiki Church

Anatoki Salmon

Sea Walls

Rotorua Museum

Butler Point Whaling Museum

Mt Tongariro

Sacred Heart Basilica

Church Of The Good Shepherd

Sir Colin Meads Statue

Cardrona Distillery & Museum

Eastern Southland Gallery

Hukutaia Domain

Te Kōputu A Te Whanga A Toi

Aranui Cave

West Coast Wildlife Centre

Petrified Forest

Otari-Wilton’s Bush

Christchurch Gondola

Te Rewa Rewa Bridge

Waipapā Lighthouse

Titirangi Reserve

Shantytown

Hokonui Moonshine Museum

Cobblestones Museum

Founders Heritage Park

Whangamomona

Hagley Park

Government Gardens

Rawhiti Cave

Lake Tarawera

Otorohanga Kiwi House & Native Bird Park

Coaltown Museum

Kai Iwi Beach

Arrowtown Gaol

Classic Flyers NZ

Albert Park

Point Kean Seal Colony

Old St Paul's

Orana Wildlife Park

St Faith’s Anglican Church

Canterbury Earthquake National Memorial

Rabbit Island/Moturoa

Jubilee Gardens

Katikati Bird Gardens

Christ Church

Monteith’s Brewing Co

Wairere Boulders Nature Park

Owaka Museum & Catlins Information Centre

University Of Otago

Historical Maritime Park

Old School Arts Centre

Mike's

Aroha Island

Maiki

Dargaville Museum

Old Government Buildings

Abbey Caves

Lakes District Museum & Gallery

Matai & Horseshoe Falls

Bastion Point

Suter Art Gallery

National Tobacco Company Building

Karangahake Gorge Historic Walkway

Brick Bay Sculpture Trail

Waihi Beach

Sentinel Rock

Steampunk HQ

Pollard Park

Clendon House

Castle Hill/Kura Tawhiti

Kumara Box

Kaikoura Museum

Lost Spring

C Company Memorial House

Black Estate

Wairere Falls

Water Tower

Warbirds & Wheels

Dunedin Botanic Garden

Martinborough Brewery

Whangārei Quarry Gardens

Mirror Lakes

Volcanic Hills Winery

Scandrett Regional Park

Brew Moon

Goat Island Marine Discovery Centre

Rippon

Ripiro Beach

Ngā Manu

Okains Bay Māori & Colonial Museum

Lake Rotorua

Peregrine

That Wanaka Tree

Pukeiti

Pukorokoro Miranda Shorebird Centre

School Of Mines & Mineralogical Museum

Glowworm Dell

Transitional Cathedral

Glenfalloch Woodland Garden

Edwin Fox Maritime Museum

Kiwi Birdlife Park

Hamilton Zoo

St Patrick's Basilica

Tuatara Brewery

Willowbank Wildlife Reserve

Petone Settlers Museum

Parnell Rose Garden

City Gallery Wellington

Hemi Matenga Memorial Park Scenic Reserve

Space Place

Old Government House

Classics Museum

University Clock Tower

Lake Karapiro

Te Hana Te Ao Marama

Virginia Lake

Mills Reef Winery

Höglund Art Glass

Tauranga Art Gallery

Paradise Valley Springs

Chard Farm

Queens Park

Omata Estate

Timaru Botanic Gardens

Maerewhenua Māori Rock Painting Site

Hinewai Reserve

Botanical Reserve

St Stephen's Church

Schubert Wines

St Patrick’s Cathedral

Dunedin Public Art Gallery

Rapaura Water Gardens

Mission Estate Winery

Aratiatia Lookouts

Waitomo Caves Discovery Centre

Trevor Griffiths Rose Garden

Hahei Beach

Omaha Beach

Hop Federation

Vines Village

Mansion House

Hairy Feet Waitomo

Botanica

Te Ana Māori Rock Art Centre

Motuara Island

Christ Church Raukokore

No 1 Parnell

AH Reed Memorial Kauri Park

Kiwi North

Millton

Bushmere Estate

Christ Church Cathedral

St Mary's Basilica

Peters Pool

Gisborne Farmers Market

Seifried

Nelson Provincial Museum

Whangārei Art Museum

Ngarua Caves

National Aquarium Of New Zealand

Florence Hill Lookout

Puzzling World

Kawiti Caves

Whangārei Falls

Central Stories

Forrester Gallery

Penguin Place

McCracken's Rest

Grove Scenic Reserve

Stonyridge

Queen Elizabeth Park

Waipu Museum & Shop

Neudorf Vineyards

Coney Wines

Zealong Tea Estate

Sunset Point

Long Beach

Bluff Hill Lookout

Waterworks

Torpedo Bay Navy Museum

St Mary's Church

Takiroa Māori Rock Painting Site

Queen's Gardens

Haiku Pathway

Haythornthwaite Wines

Left Bank Art Gallery

Goldie Estate

Poppies Martinborough

Lookout

Ed Hillary Walkway

Village Arts

Westerman's Building

ArtsPost

Wintergarden

Pop's View

Crab Farm Winery

Orewa Beach

King Theatre Creative

McCashin’s Brewery

Cleopatra’s Pool

Oamaru Public Gardens

Cambridge Museum

Athenree Hot Springs

Connells Bay

Clos Henri Vineyard

Whangarei Native Bird Recovery Centre

Cloudy Bay

Palliser Wines

Aratoi Wairarapa Museum Of Art & History

Skinner Point Lookout

Separation Point Lookout

Shakespeare Cliff Lookout

Wild On Waiheke

Ata Rangi

Windy Canyon Lookout

Matawhero

Martinborough Vineyard

Margrain

Quarry Arts Centre

Spy Valley Wines

Hastings Farmers Market

Huia

Napier Urban Farmers Market

Moko Artspace

Wairau River

Brancott Estate Heritage Centre

North Head Lookout

Butterfly Forest

Lookout

Shipwreck Bay

Forrest

Dead Dog Bay

Craggy Range

Mt Victoria

Cottle Hill

South Head Lookout

Huka Falls Lookout

Lookout

Tirohana Estate

Bladen

Te Ponanga Saddle

Central Crater

South Crater

North Crater

Red Crater

Tasman Glacier

Rangiaowhia

Cathedral Square

International Antarctic Centre

Maketu Marae

Te Kākano

Te Wairoa, The Buried Village

Tararua Forest Park

E Hayes & Sons

Mavora Lakes Conservation Park

Stirling Point

St Joseph’s Church

Mt Karioi

Craigieburn Forest Park

Opotiki Museum

Broken Hills Gold-Mine Workings

Baldwin Street

Rainbow Springs

Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre

Wellington Cable Car

MOTAT

Formerly The Blackball Hilton

Hiona St Stephen’s Church

St Patrick's Catholic Church

National Library Of New Zealand

Waiheke Island Artworks

Sugar Loaf Islands Marine Park

Marine Parade

Bridge To Nowhere

Turangawaewae Marae

Muriwai’s Cave

Kawakawa Public Toilets

National Kiwi Centre

Hokonui Heritage Centre

Ngā-Tapuwae-o-te-Mangai

St Paul’s Church

Mt Pirongia

Anderson Park

Vanished World Centre

The Square

Milford Discovery Centre

Dunedin Chinese Garden

First Church Of Otago

Opua Forest

Wanaka Beerworks

Gunn's Camp Museum

Eco World Aquarium

Taupiri

Holy Trinity Cathedral

Volcanic Activity Centre

Brooklands Park

St Mary’s Catholic Church

Our Lady Of Lourdes Statue

Te Āpiti Wind Farm

Tongariro National Trout Centre

Knox Church

Mitchells Gully Goldmine

Clay Cliffs Paritea

Wellington Cathedral Of St Paul

Otatara Pā Historic Reserve

Dowse Art Museum

Historic Cape Light & Museum

Classic Motorcycle Mecca

Stonehenge Aotearoa

McLean Falls

Blackball Museum Of Working Class History (Mahi Tūpuna)

Andris Apse Okarito Gallery

Rutherford's Den

Wind Wand

Lake Mistletoe

Mimiwhangata Coastal Park

McCahon House

South Canterbury Museum

Waikawa Museum & Information Centre

Tararua Wind Farm

Mission Cemetery

Te Pāpaka & Puketapu

Puke Ariki Landing

Big Carrot

Dome Forest

Monmouth Redoubt

Underwater Observatory

Wellington Zoo

Tawhiti Museum

Bluff Hill

Statue Of Young Nick

Waireinga

Talbot Forest Scenic Reserve

Cape Egmont Lighthouse

Te Whai Bay Wines

Taranaki Aviation, Transport & Technology Museum

Bendigo Historic Reserve

Punanga Manu O Te Anau

Fairlie Heritage Museum

Taranaki Pioneer Village

Raurimu Spiral

Matawhero Church

Invercargill Brewery

Rakiura Museum

War Memorial Tower

Western Bay Museum

Brooklands Zoo

Cable Car Museum

Pōhaturoa

Cook's Plaza

Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision

Lake Moeraki

Auckland Botanic Gardens

Golden Bear Brewing Company

Whitestone City

Butcher's Pool

Minden Lookout

Katherine Mansfield House

Collingwood Museum

Bason Botanic Gardens

Pisa Conservation Area

Firth Tower

East Coast Museum Of Technology

Māngungu Mission

Tupare

Cable Car Lookout

Nairn Street Cottage

Taranaki Cathedral Church Of St Mary

Hawera Water Tower

Elephant Rocks

Wrinkly Rams

Clyde Historical Museums

Pasquale Kurow Winery

Hakiaha Street

Hanmer Springs Animal Park

Art Station

Humboldt Falls

Leveret Estate

Gisborne Wine Centre

Tainui Historical Society Museum

Geraldine Vintage Car & Machinery Museum

Bearded Mining Company

Haruru Falls

Golden Bay Museum

Moeraki Boulders

Clifden Suspension Bridge

North Otago Museum

Lookout

Tapeka Point

Ocean Beach

Southward Car Museum

Tramway Museum

Hurworth Cottage

Kurow Heritage & Information Centre

Kahungunu Marae

Speight’s Brewery

Murchison Museum & Information Service

Oreti Beach

Victoria Battery Tramway & Museum

Rewa’s Village

Central Hawke’s Bay Settlers Museum

Warkworth District's Museum

Great Exhibition Bay

Koriniti Marae

Knights Point

Russell Museum

Stardome

Pou

Centennial Gardens

Wairere Falls

St Peter's Anglican Church

Wool Shed

Kawana Flour Mill

Fun Ho! National Toy Museum

Gisborne Botanic Gardens

Williams House & Gardens

Te Ahu Heritage

Lift Machinery Housing Lookout

New Zealand Portrait Gallery

Waihi Arts Centre & Museum

Karikari Estate

Robbins Park

Sheepworld

Percy Thomson Gallery

New Zealand Cricket Museum

Petr Hlavacek Gallery

Opapake Pa

Goldfields Heritage Centre

Fortrose Cliffs

Academy Galleries

Ward Observatory

New Zealand Sports Hall Of Fame

Peacock Sky

Orepuki Beach

Hastings City Art Gallery

Geraldine Historical Museum

Lady On The Rock

War Memorial

Rainbow Falls

Hackfalls Arboretum

Te Aroha Museum

Friendly Bay Playground

Napier Prison

Ahipara Viewpoint

Marlborough Museum

Kinder House

Picton Museum

Awakeri Hot Springs

St Peter's Anglican Church

Bridge Of Remembrance

Hot Water Beach

Auntsfield Estate

Te Kuititanga-O-Nga-Whakaaro

Te Tauihu Turanga Whakamana

Central Art Gallery

Okahu Estate Winery

Clock Tower

Whittaker’s Musical Museum

Kibby Carillon

Kawhia Regional Museum & Gallery

Bucket Fountain

Rose Garden

Hokitika Museum

Alberton

Pania Of The Reef

Church Of Sts Peter & Paul

Old French Cemetery

Stone House

Point Sheep Shearing Show

Pioneer Women's Memorial

Fox Glacier Lookout

Teece Museum Of Classical Antiquities

Aramoana Hill

Achilles Point Lookout

Monkey Island

Sunken Gardens

Couldrey Homestead

Vintner's Drop

Lookout Point

Wairoa Museum

Waiheke Community Art Gallery

St Patrick's Catholic Church

Titirangi Lookout

Kirkpatrick Estate

Paeroa Museum

Customs House

Ewelme Cottage

Operiki Pa

Tom Parker Fountain

New Plymouth Observatory

St Joseph’s Cathedral

Wharepuke Falls

Mercury Bay Museum

Whakatane Observatory

Azzuro Groves

Te Mata Estate

Captain Cook Statue

Moses

Eden Garden

Havelock Museum

Lookout

St Stephen’s Chapel

Auckland Fish Market

Alice Eaves Scenic Reserve

Clock Tower

Motueka District Museum

Bohemian Museum

Highwic

Presbyterian Church

Big Shearer

Passage Rock Wines

Omaka Classic Cars

Thames Historical Museum

Waiheke Museum & Historic Village

Coromandel Mining & Historic Museum

Tokaanu Power Station

Aotea Square

Westshore Beach

Cook Monument

Hūria Marae

Stony Batter Historic Reserve

Ruapuke Beach

Blacks Point Museum

Hamurana Springs

Guy Menzies Site

Brain Watkins House

Bushman's Museum

St Mary's Catholic Church

Maniototo Museum

Golden Fleece Battery

Clock Tower

History House Museum

Rangiriri Heritage Centre

Rainbow’s End

Māori War & Early Settlers Cemetery

War Memorial

Gibson Bridge

Ōtākou Marae



The New Zealand working holiday program is available to people from Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Croatia, Czech, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea(South), Latvia, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UK, USA, Uruguay and Vietnam. 


Working holiday visa information

If you are a citizen of one of the following countries which have visa waiver agreements with New Zealand, you do not need to apply for a Visitor Visa if you plan to visit New Zealand for 3 months or less:

Andorra, Argentina, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea (South), Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, Uruguay and Vatican.

Australian citizens and permanent residents can enter for as long as they like. UK residents can stay for up to six months without a visa.

New Zealand immigration

New Zealand embassies

Foreign embassies in New Zealand


Note: Please confirm details with embassy because policies do change with time









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