Are New Zealand citizens exempted from visa?
As a citizen of New Zealand, you MUST acquire a visa before entering Vietnam whether you just travel or go on a business trip.
|Visa type||Visa Regulation|
|Tourism Visa||Visa required|
|Business Visa||Visa required|
To be allowed to enter Vietnam, in addition to Visa, you need to meet 02 follow conditions:
- Passport has 6-month validity (at least) since your entry date to Vietnam.
- Passport has 02 blank pages in minimum.
How to get a Vietnam Visa for New Zealand residents?
You can get Vietnam visa from New Zealand in 2 ways:
1- Getting Vietnam Entry Visa at Vietnamese Embassy in New Zealand
You can contact directly to Vietnamese Embassy in New Zealand (if you are living in New Zealand), or in nation that you are settling in before going to Vietnam.
To obtain Vietnam Visa, you must prepare required documents:
- Your original passport has at least 06-months validity
- One visa application form is filled with your correct information, along with 02 passport photos
- Visa fee. Please note that the cost depends on the length and purpose of the trip. The more important thing is all visa application fees at the Embassy are non-refundable.
- If you send your application form by mail or post office, please provide your correct address that you want to return your passport and visa. All documents should be placed in one package.
2- Getting Vietnam eVisa (highly recommended)
To all New Zealand citizens who travel to Vietnam is the most convenient way to get Vietnam e-visa (you can get visa online)
To obtain this e-Visa, you just need to follow these 3 simple steps:
- Apply online visa application form
Finish online visa application form with basic information such as full name, passport number, passport expiry date, date of birth, date of entry and exit, then pay the visa fee
- Receive e-Visa result
You will receive e-Visa result within 4-6 days or even faster with emergency visa service.
- Show the e-visa at the entry gate (passport control) to enter Vietnam.
eVisa fee for New Zealand citizens:
This table below is total entry visa cost:
|Type of visa||Service fee||Government fees|
|1 month single entry||30 USD||25 USD|
|1 month multiple entry||45 USD||50 USD|
|3 months single entry||45 USD||25 USD|
|3 months multiple entry||60 USD||50 USD|