At the date of publishing this post, you do not need a visitor visa if you are stopping off at a New Zealand airport on your way to another country, staying in New Zealand for less than 24 hours, and not leaving the transit area of the airport. There are however countries exempt from this. Please see table below for a current list of countries exempt. This information is subject to change so please contact us for current information or to discuss you requirements with a New Zealand Immigration Consultant.
|Bahamas||Papua New Guinea|
|Costa Rica||Republic of Marshall Islands|
|Federated States of Micronesia||Solomon Islands|