New Zealand Fact Sheet

Green field in New Zealand with a backdrop of rolling hills.

This fact sheet is for Canadian nationals only. Please note if you are not a Canadian passport holder you will need to check with your relevant Country Embassy.

Travel AdviceTravel advice and advisories for New Zealand
EmbassyEmbassies and consulates | New Zealand (travel.gc.ca)
Entry RequirementsEntry Requirements for New Zealand (travel.gc.ca)
Visa InformationNew Zealand Visas (immigration.govt.nz)
Currency ConversionLive Exchange Rate: Canadian Dollar to NZD
Cultural InsightsHofstede Country Comparison -- New Zealand
Health Information

NaTHNaC - New Zealand (travelhealthpro.org.uk)

Solo Female Travel

New Zealand Solo Female Travel Safety Tips and Advice (solofemaletravelers.club)

Gay Travel Indexgaytravelindex.pdf (gayguide.travel)

Emergency Numbers:

Ambulance111
Fire111
Police111

Country Facts

Capital cityWellington
LanguageEnglish, Maori
CurrencyNew Zealand Dollar
Phone Code+64
Internet Code.nz
Time ZoneUTC+13
Drives onLeft
Plug TypesType I
Drinking WaterSafe to drink
Dominant ReligionChristian 44%, other 56%
Significant Dates

February 6 – National Day (Waitangi)