Travellers who arrive in France via air and sea, will need to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test performed no longer than 72 hours prior to arrival in the country.
Please call to check the availability of the visa centre and to see if you need to post your documents.
Visa applications should be submitted for a maximum of 6 months, and no later than 15 days, before the trip.
France tourist visa is not required for citizens of New Zealand for a stay up to 90 days.
Sounds good! What else do I need to know while planning a trip to France?
First, check the current validity of your passport.
Second, make sure your passport has blank Visa pages.
Finally, confirm if transit visa is required for any connections.
Check with your airline in case you have connecting flights overseas as part of your journey to France. It may be the case that countries you pass through en route to your destination may require a separate transit visa. Please refer to visa requirements of the specific country.
France visa for citizens of New Zealand is required. For more information please contact the nearest France embassy.
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