New Zealand: apply for a UK visa

Information about applying for a UK visa in New Zealand.



Read this document if you’re in New Zealand and you need to find out how to apply for a UK visa. It includes information about:

  • applying online
  • paying fees
  • visa application centres
  • posting forms
  • biometric residence permits
  • the priority visa service
Published 18 February 2014
Last updated 22 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. Change to guidance on how to post your application.
  2. Guidance updated throughout.
  3. Updated information for armed forces dependants.
  4. Address for Auckland appointment centre updated.
  5. Updated appointment details for Auckland.
  6. Updated information on posting your application.
  7. Updated information.
  8. Guidance updated.
  9. Published information about changes to the process for UK settlement visa applicants in New Zealand.
  10. Updated information on December and January closures.
  11. Updated guidance.
  12. Updated guidance.
  13. Updated guidance.
  14. Updated guidance.
  15. Updated information about service over the Christmas period.
  16. Information on biometric residence permits.
  17. Updated fees in document
  18. added additional application sections to guidance
  19. Contact details were updated on 3 April 2014.
  20. First published.