We are still waiting to hear whether the mobile passport office may return to Sydney and whether approval might be given for a Latvian Embassy in Australia.  The best way to follow any news in relation to these topics is to follow Facebook, Latvians Living in Australia.  


For more information please visit (in Latvian only):

Basic Entry: From 1 October 2019, visitors coming to New Zealand must request and pay for an NZeTA (New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority) before they travel. For more details on acquiring an NZeTA, please visit the New Zealand Immigration website here or view the NZeTA Communications Toolkit here.

Extended Stay: If you wish to have an extended stay and do require a visa, it can be done through the New Zealand Immigration website. Below are some specific categories of Visa options. Click the category that applies to you to explore your options:

Invest and Innovate

  • Investor Visa​

  • Entrepreneur Visa

  • Global Impact Visa

Study Based on: ​

  • Duration of stay​

  • Age

  • Placement at an institution

  • Working vs Not working while studying


  • Temporary​

  • Resident


  • Temporary​

  • Resident

If you have lived in NZ with residency for five or more years and want to become an official Kiwi, begin your journey here.

​​Convinced that New Zealand is the place for you? Jump right in through the NZ Government website.