New Zealand Visa from Denmark

New Zealand Visa for Danish Citizens

New Zealand Visa from Denmark
Updated on Jul 17, 2024 | Online New Zealand Visa

New Zealand Visa from Denmark

New Zealand eTA Eligibility

  • Danish citizens can apply for an NZeTA
  • Denmark was a launch member of the NZ eTA program
  • Danish citizens enjoy fast entry using the NZ eTA program

Other New Zealand eTA Requirements

  • A Denmark-issued Passport that is valid for another 3 months after departure from New Zealand
  • NZ eTA is valid for arrival by air and cruise ship
  • NZ eTA is for short tourist, business, transit visits
  • You must be over 18 to apply for an NZ eTA otherwise require a parent/guardian

What are requirements of New Zealand Visa from Denmark?

A New Zealand eTA for Danish citizens is required for visits up to 90 days.

Danish passport holders can enter New Zealand on New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) for a period of 90 days without obtaining a traditional or regular Visa for New Zealand from Denmark, under the visa waiver program that commenced in the years 2019. Since July 2019, Danish citizens require an eTA for New Zealand.

A New Zealand Visa from Denmark is not optional, but a mandatory requirement for all Danish citizens traveling to the country for short stays. Before travelling to New Zealand, a traveller needs to ensure that the validity of the passport is at least three months past the expected departure date.

Only Australian Citizen are exempt, even Australian permanent residents are required to obtain an New Zealand Electronic Travel Authorisation (NZeTA).

How can I apply for eTA New Zealand Visa from Denmark?

The eTA New Zealand Visa for Danish citizens comprises an online application form that can be completed in less than five (5) minutes. You are also required to upload a recent face-photograph. It is necessary for applicants to enter personal details, their contact details, like email and address, and information on their passport page. Applicant must be in good health and should not have a criminal history. You can get more information at New Zealand eTA Application Form Guide.

After Danish citizens pay the New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) fees, their eTA application processing commences. NZ eTA is delivered to Danish citizens via email. In very rare circumstance if any additional documentation is required, the the applicant will be contact prior to approval of New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) for Danish citizens.

New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) requirements for Danish citizens

The New Zealand eTA requirements from citizens of Denmark are minimal and simple. Following are essential:

  • Valid Danish Passport - To enter New Zealand, Danish citizens will require a valid Passport. Ensure that your Passport is valid for at least 3 months past the date of departure from New Zealand.
  • An online method of payment - Applicants will also require a valid Credit or Debit card to pay the New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA). The fee for New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) for Danish citizens covers eTA fee and IVL (International Visitor Levy) fee.
  • A working email address - Danish citizens are also required to provide a valid email address, to receive the NZeTA in their inbox. It will be your responsibility to carefully double-check all the data entered so there are no issues with the New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA), otherwise you may have to apply for another NZ eTA.
  • A face photograph of the applicant - Last requirement is to have a recently taken clear face-photograph in passport-style. You are required to upload the face-photograph as part of New Zealand eTA application process. If you are unable to upload for some reason, you can email helpdesk your photo.
Australian Permanent Residents are exempt from paying IVL (International Visitor Levy) fee.
Danish citizens who have a passport of an additional nationality need to make sure they apply with the same passport they travel with, as the New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) will be directly associated with the passport that was mentioned at the time of application.

How long can Danish citizen stay on New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA)?

Danish citizen's departure date must be within 3 months of arrival. Additionally, Danish citizen can visit only for 6 months in a 12 month period on an NZ eTA.

How long can a Danish citizen stay in New Zealand on a New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA)?

Danish passport holders are required to obtain a New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) even for a short duration of 1 day up to 90 days. If the Danish citizens intend to stay for a longer duration, then they should apply for a relevant Visa depending on their circumstances.

Travel to New Zealand from Denmark

Upon receiving the New Zealand Visa for Danish citizens, travelers will be able to either present an electronic or paper copy to present to New Zealand border and immigration.

Can Danish citizens enter multiple times on New Zealand Electronic Travel Authorization (NZeTA)?

New Zealand Visa for Danish citizens is valid for multiple entries during the period of its validity. Danish citizens can enter multiple times during the two year validity of the NZ eTA.

Which activies are not allowed for Danish citizens on New Zealand eTA?

New Zealand eTA is a lot easier to apply compared to New Zealand Visitor Visa. The process can be completed entirely online in a matter of few minutes. New Zealand eTA can be used for visits of up to 90 days for tourism, transit and business trips.

Some of the activites not covered by New Zealand are listed below, in which case you should instead apply for New Zealand Visa.

  • Visiting New Zealand for Medical treatment
  • Work - you intent to join New Zealand labour market
  • Study
  • Residence - you want to become a New Zealand resident
  • Long-term stays of more than 3 months.

Frequently Asked Questions

Want to apply for a New Zealand eVisa? Is there any age limit?

Travelers don't have to worry about the age limit to apply for New Zealand eVisa, there is no age limit. But those travelers who are less than 18 yrs, they are required to get approval from the guardians.

I have a dual citizenship right, can I apply for a New Zealand eVisa?

Dual citizens can apply for New Zealand eVisa, provided they belong to a visa- waiver nation and that they have a passport with a validity period of 6 months, even after arrival.

I have already submitted my New Zealand eVisa application, is it possible to edit or cancel now?

For any changes related to the New Zealand eVisa, you should immediately visit the immigration of New Zealand, the officials might suggest a way out.

Does a traveler with transit at New Zealand airport need the eVisa?

Travelers even transiting through New Zealand need the eVisa, but only the eVisa fees is included, such travelers do not have to pay for IVL fees.

Click here to gets answers to more Frequently Asked Questions about NZeTA

Things To Do for Danish Citizens

  • Swim With the Dolphins, Christchurch
  • Lounge on Golden Bay
  • Hop on an Aucky Walky tour, Auckland
  • Visit Mount Doom in Tongariro National Park
  • Heat things up in Rotorua
  • Walk the Coast Track in Abel Tasman National Park
  • Have a picnic at Whangarei Falls
  • Admire the coast from Castlepoint lighthouse
  • Escape to the Coromandel Peninsula
  • Get acquainted with the Whanganui River
  • Island-hop around the Hauraki Gulf

Denmark Consulate in Auckland



273 Bleakhouse Rd, Howick P.O. Box 619 Auckland 1015 Auckland New Zealand