China VISA REQUIREMENTS FOR New Zealand CITIZENS IN 2021
Key Things to Know
- Citizens of New Zealand must get a Visa to visit China as tourist.
- The allowed stay is 30 days.
- Your New Zealand passport must be valid on the date of entry.
On 31 January 2020 the United Kingdom withdrew from the European Union (EU) and ceased to be a member of the European Economic Area (EEA). A transition period of 11 months was agreed; therefore, entry regulations remain unchanged until 31 December 2020, i.e., regulations related to the EU and the EEA, also apply to the United Kingdom.
Passengers traveling to Tibet must hold a special Tibet Entry Permit.
Passengers arriving from Iran, Italy, Japan or Korea (Rep.) and traveling to Beijing (PEK), Guangzhou (CAN) or Shanghai (PVG) are subject to quarantine for 14 days.
Passengers with an APEC Business Travel Card must travel with a passport. The passport number and nationality must match those stated on the card.
Passengers with an APEC Business Travel Card valid for travel to "CHN" for a maximum stay of 60 days. The card is valid for the countries listed on the back of the card.
Nationals of New Zealand with a normal passport arriving at Sanya (SYX) for a maximum stay of 30 days. They must stay in Hainan Province during their stay. They must have:- a stamped name list or an invitation letter from a tourist agent registered in Hainan province and approved by the National Tourism Administration of China; or- a confirmed hotel reservation and a return/onward ticket and present them at the travel agent counter in the arrival hall prior to immigration.
Nationals of New Zealand with a normal passport arriving at Haikou (HAK) for a maximum stay of 30 days. They must have a stamped name list or an invitation letter from a tourist agent registered in Hainan province and approved by the National Tourism Administration of China.
How to get Chinese visa by yourself
Chinese Embassy in Wellington
2-6 Glenmore Street, Kelburn, Wellington
+64 4 472 1382+64 4 474 9617
Frequently Asked Questions
Do New Zealand passport holders need a visa to visit China?
Citizens of New Zealand must get a Visa to visit China as tourist.