New Zealand Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina


Immigration New Zealand (INZ) is the government agency responsible for establishing New Zealand immigration policies.

In general, you will need a visa if you wish to:

The Immigration New Zealand website provides comprehensive information in English about visa requirements when coming to New Zealand including information on:

If you hold an Argentine or Uruguayan passport and have return tickets, a valid passport and proof of sufficient funds to support yourself during your stay, you may visit New Zealand for tourism purposes for 3 months without a visa.

With effect from 27 November 2012, the New Zealand Embassy in Buenos Aires will no longer accept applications or issue New Zealand visas.  The Embassy will not be able to provide advice on New Zealand visa and immigration requirements or accept payment for visas.  Visa applications received and paid for prior to this date will, however, still be processed and issued by this Embassy. 

From 27 November 2012 visa enquiries and applications for New Zealand visas should be sent to the New Zealand Visa Application Centre in Washington DC. 

Contact details are:

Visa Application Centre Washington DC
Address:  1120 19th Street NW, Suite No. 415, Washington DC 20036
Phone:  +1 202 223 3400
Fax:  +1 202 223 3900
Office hours:  9.00am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday EDT
Call Centre hours: 9.00am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday EDT

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