COVID-19 update: For information on travelling to, leaving and transiting through New Zealand visit covid19.govt.nz. For information on travelling via sea, visit our Maritime Border webpage. To complete the New Zealand Traveller Declaration visit travellerdeclaration.govt.nz.
Find out about requirements to enter New Zealand via our maritime border.
Find out about the Maritime Border Order, vessel categories, and requirements for owners, operators, crew and passengers arriving in New Zealand via our maritime border.
The Vessel Management Framework has been designed to provide consistent procedures and processes to manage vessels where there are known or suspected cases of COVID-19 on board.
This guidance provides the procedures and legal requirements for all owners, operators, agents, passengers and crew of recreational vessels, yachts and small craft, including superyachts and pleasure craft arriving and departing New Zealand.
This guidance covers the requirements for commercial vessels and cruise ships arriving and departing New Zealand.