How to apply for a Vietnam visa in New Zealand

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Business Visa required For business travelers holding New Zealander passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities. Get it as soon as 18:00 - June 09, 2023
Tourist Visa required For New Zealander passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 10:00 - June 06, 2023
Work Visa required For New Zealander nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.
Student Visa required For students from New Zealand who plan to study in Vietnam.

Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in New Zealand


Grand Plimmer Tower Level 21/2-6 Gilmer Terrace, Wellington, Lambton 6011, New Zealand

+64 4 473 5912

+64 4 473 5913

Office hours
Monday - Friday 9:00am-12:00 AM and 2:00pm -5:00pm (Close now)

Time Right Now
Wellington: Tuesday Jun 06, 2023 05:47 AM (Pacific/Auckland)


Embassy of Vietnam in Wellington, NZ

How to apply

New Zealander passport holders or foreign passports living in New Zealand can choose between 02 available methods below to apply for a visa to Vietnam.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in New Zealand, the following documents are required:

  • Valid passport for at least 06 months prior to your planned entry date (Travel documents or temporary passports may not be accepted)
  • Application form (Click here to download)
  • 02 recently taken passport sized photos (4*6cm)
  • Visa application fees

Apply for visa on arrival

Visa on arrival is an alternative way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for applicants who plan to arrive Vietnam by air from New Zealand. The process involves 4 simple steps:

  1. Submit an online form for the approval letter.
  2. Receive the approval letter by Email in 2 working days.
  3. Prepare photos, entry/exit form, stamping fee and the approval letter
  4. Arrive at Vietnam airport, present all documents above to get the visa stamped on passport.


Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in NZD)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 17.7 NZD 35.4 NZD
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 20.6 NZD 38.3 NZD
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 29.5 NZD 47.1 NZD
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 36.8 NZD 54.5 NZD
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 132.6 NZD 160.6 NZD
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 140.0 NZD 168.0 NZD
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 162.1 NZD 204.8 NZD
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 184.2 NZD 226.9 NZD

*Above price does NOT include stamping fee at Vietnam airport which is 25 USD for single entry (1 month/3 month) and 50 USD multiple entry (1 month/3 month). The price is quoted in New Zealand Dollar, click here to see our latest price in USD.

2023 Public Holiday Schedules in New Zealand

To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and New Zealand, the embassy/consulate offices may close on the following holidays of 2023.

Holidays Date Day Counting down
June Solstice 22 June 2023Thursday15 days, 23 hours
Father's Day 03 September 2023Sunday88 days
September Equinox 23 September 2023Saturday108 days
South Canterbury Anniversary Day 25 September 2023Monday110 days
Hawke's Bay Anniversary Day 20 October 2023Friday135 days
Labour Day 23 October 2023Monday138 days
Marlborough Anniversary Day 30 October 2023Monday145 days
Halloween 31 October 2023Tuesday146 days
Guy Fawkes Night 05 November 2023Sunday151 days
Canterbury Anniversary Day 17 November 2023Friday163 days

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