Cuba VISA REQUIREMENTS FOR New Zealand CITIZENS IN 2021
Key Things to Know
- Citizens of New Zealand must get a Visa to visit Cuba as tourist.
- The allowed stay is 30 days.
Former nationals of Cuba who left Cuba before 1971 must hold passports endorsed "Habilitado" for HE-11.
Former nationals of Cuba who left Cuba after 1971 must hold a passport issued by Cuba, which must be revalidated with a "Prorroga" sticker on the 2nd year and the 4th year of the passport validity.
Visitors must have a travel insurance to cover medical expenses in Cuba. It can be obtained on arrival.
Neither visa exemptions nor Tourist Card (Tarjeta del Turista) facilities are applicable to those holding foreign passports stating Cuba as place of birth. They will be considered Cuban nationals, unless holding a document signed by the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs, proving withdrawal of their Cuban citizenship.
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.
Tourist Cards (Tarjeta del Turista) must be obtained before departure at : - Cuban Embassies or Consulates; or- Authorized Airlines; or- Travel agencies.
Tourist Cards (Tarjeta del Turista) grant a max. stay of 30 days to nationals of New Zealand, and extension of stay for additional 30 days.
The length of stay must be covered by USD 50 (or equivalent in other convertible currency, in cash or traveler's cheques) per person per day, unless passenger has previously contracted the touristic activities with MINTUR in Cuba.
Special U.S. regulations apply for travel between the U.S. and Cuba, regardless of your nationality or direction of travel. See www.treasury.gov and www.united.com/cubatravel for details.
Passengers with a Tourist Card (Tarjeta del Turista) issued to visitors traveling as tourists.
How to get Cuban visa by yourself
Cuban Embassy in Wellington
76 Messines Road, Wellington
+64 4 464 2210
Frequently Asked Questions
Do New Zealand passport holders need a visa to visit Cuba?
Citizens of New Zealand must get a Visa to visit Cuba as tourist.