Travel information for ‘new zealand’ travelling from ‘United Kingdom’ on the 7th of June 2021

Access: RESTRICTED
Travel to New Zealand is partially allowed from United Kingdom. Measures in place: exceptional travel, quarantine required and test/medical certificate required.International travel to New Zealand is permitted for 'essential reasons' only. It is unknown when this restriction will be lifted. This does not apply to nationals and residents.
COVID Risk Level: UNKNOWN (COVID-19 transmission is unknown in New Zealand. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated June 2021.)
Last updated: May 22, 2021, 2:01 pm, Information source: New Zealand Immigration

Other restrictions

Exceptional travel - Travel to this destination is allowed for specific exceptions
Exemptions to the border closure are in place for essential reasons, including travel for health workers, critical works, and students. Travel for tourism is not permitted. Other exceptions may be approved for essential travel only, but formal permission must first be applied. Full details and the application process can be found at https://www.immigration.govt.nz/formshelp/request-for-travel-to-new-zealand Exemptions to the border closer are revoked for those arriving from very high-risk countries. The list of countries and further information can be found at https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/media-centre/news-notifications/restrictions-on-travel-from-very-high-risk-countries

Quarantine

Quarantine required - Travelers are required to quarantine prior or after entering this destination
Quarantine is required for 14 days at a government facility. On completion of the period of isolation, a negative test result must be confirmed before the restriction on movement is lifted. Travelers must register on the 'Managed Isolation Allocation System' as the first step to securing their place in managed isolation. Travel is not permitted without this reservation confirmed. Further details on managed isolation and quarantine procedures can be found at https://allocation.miq.govt.nz/portal/

Test/medical certificate

Test/medical certificate required - A medical certificate or recent test is required to travel to this destination
Proof of a negative PCR, RT-PCR, LAMP, or antigen test, taken within the previous 72 hours, must be provided on departure. This is mandatory for most travelers. Exceptions to testing can be found at https://covid19.govt.nz/travel-and-the-border/travel-to-new-zealand/pre-departure-testing-for-arrivals-into-new-zealand/

Todays Local Summary for "New Zealand"

Use of mask

Recommended
Face masks are required on public transportation and in airports.

Public transportation

Restrictions in place
Public transportation is operating as usual.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants may open as usual. There are no limits on capacity, but all clients are recommended to register via QR-code for contact tracing purposes.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars may open as usual. There are no limits on capacity, but all clients are recommended to register via QR-code for contact tracing purposes.

Nightclubs

Restrictions in place
Nightclubs may open as usual. There are no limits on capacity, but all clients are recommended to register via QR-code for contact tracing purposes.

Shops

Restrictions in place
Shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I travel to new zealand?

Travel to New Zealand is partially allowed from United Kingdom. Measures in place: exceptional travel, quarantine required and test/medical certificate required.

What is the COVID risk level in new zealand?

COVID-19 transmission is unknown in New Zealand. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated June 2021.

Is public transport running in new zealand?

Public transportation is operating as usual.

Do I have to wear a mask in new zealand?

Face masks are recommended.

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