New Zealand Embassy Mexico City
Information for Venezuelans
Visit, work and student visas
Venezuelan nationals require a visa to visit, study or work in New Zealand. Venezuelan nationals should apply for these visas by sending their applications to the Visa Application Centre in Washington DC, USA.
Application forms and relevant information can be found at the VAC website: www.ttsnzvisa.com
1120 19th Street NW, Suite No. 415, Washington, DC. 20036
Ph: +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
Venezuelan nationals are exempt from the transit visa requirement.
Venezuelans who intend to be in New Zealand for more than six months are required to submit a Temporary Entry X-ray Certificate, or a Medical and Chest X-ray Certificate if they plan to be in New Zealand for more than 12 months.
Both certificates must be completed by panel doctors. For a list of panel doctors please refer to the 'Doctors for immigration medicals' section of the Immigration New Zealand website. Type the word 'Venezuela' in the form and the list of doctors will appear.