New Zealand Traveller Declaration Whakapuakanga Tangata Haere ki Aotearoa

The New Zealand Traveller Declaration collects travel, customs, immigration and biosecurity information. It aims to improve the safety and security of New Zealand.

It is available for travellers arriving into New Zealand's international airports.

nz mountains clouds

What you need to know

  • It is free.
  • Takes about 10 minutes.
  • You can do it on the NZTD app or online form, using your phone or computer.
  • You can complete it up to 24 hours before starting your trip to New Zealand.
  • Someone you trust can help you complete it or do it on your behalf (with your permission).
  • A declaration needs to be completed for each traveller, including babies and children.
  • Your digital declaration is linked to your passport and is checked when you arrive (at eGate or by border officer). There is no QR code issued and you don't need to print anything out.
  • There is a paper declaration form available, for travellers who cannot complete it online.

Welcoming you to Aotearoa New Zealand

What you will need to complete your digital declaration

Information about what you're bringing into New Zealand

Contact details in New Zealand

Flight details

Visa or NZeTA, if you need one

Passport details

Travel history from the last 30 days