United States passport holders are exempt from obtaining a traditional visa for New Zealand from the USA for trips of up to 90 days.
However, they are required to get a relevant NZeTA to enter the country.
The eTA New Zealand for US citizens is valid for 2 years in total.
Do I need a visa to visit New Zealand?
You do not need a visa to visit New Zealand if you are: A New Zealand or Australian citizen or resident. A UK citizen and/or passport holder (you can stay up to six months) A citizen of a country which has a visa waiver agreement with New Zealand (you can stay up to three months).
Can I travel to New Zealand right now?
As of Thursday 19 March, most foreign travellers can no longer enter New Zealand. New Zealand citizens, permanent residents, residents with valid travel conditions can still come to New Zealand.
How long can a US citizen stay in New Zealand?
Can US citizens live in New Zealand?
YOU’LL NEED A VISA- Working holiday visas give people from the USA aged 18-30 up to a year in New Zealand. – If you’re over 30, you can apply for a temporary work visa that lets you live and work here for a set period.