Information updated on 24.01.2022
At present in New Zealand our borders are shut to all but New Zealand citizens or permanent residents.
COVID is now back in our community and so we have restrictions based on the new Covid Traffic Light System. This can change quickly so everyone must refer to the Covid website for up-to-date details https://covid19.govt.nz
New Zealand’s vaccination rate for double vaccinated people is over 90%.
Start date and expiry date of the measures in force?
- Until further notice
Possibility of guiding for foreign (non-resident) guides, yes/no, date?
- Not possible as border is only open with Australia, although currently on hold
Possibility of coming to the country for foreign (non-resident) tourists, yes/no, date?
- Only with Australia when the border re-opens following the latest outbreak over there
cable car open, yes/no, date?
- No cable cars in NZ
open hut, yes/no, date?
- Huts are open
Not allowed activities (Mountain Sector), what are they?
- All activities are allowed
maximum group size?
- Unlimited at present
- Masks required on public transport
Links to further information https://covid19.govt.nz/