The NZeTA for Canadian citizens is a digital visa waiver system that permits holders to travel to New Zealand without having to apply for a visa.
NZeTA stands for New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority. The system was launched in 2019 for travelers from all visa waiver countries, including Canada.
Canadian nationals can use the NZeTA to visit New Zealand multiple times during the 2 years of its validity.
Upon entering New Zealand with the eTA, visitors from Canada can stay for a maximum of 3 months per visit.
The NZeTA for Canadians can only be used for visits of the following purposes:
Citizens of Canada cannot relocate to New Zealand or undertake paid work in the country with the NZeTA. Instead, the relevant visas and permits must be obtained from a New Zealand embassy or consulate.