Official advice for New Zealanders living and travelling overseas

Do not travel overseas at this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic, associated health risks and widespread travel restrictions. This do not travel advisory (level 4 of 4) applies to all destinations except the Cook Islands....Read more

Do not travel overseas at this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic, associated health risks and widespread travel restrictions. This do not travel advisory (level 4 of 4) applies to all destinations except the Cook Islands....Read more

Exercise increased caution in the Cook Islands (level 2 of 4). Quarantine-free travel is now available between New Zealand and the Cook Islands. Information about the current situation in Australia is available here....Read more

Exercise increased caution in the Cook Islands (level 2 of 4). Quarantine-free travel is now available between New Zealand and the Cook Islands. Information about the current situation in Australia is available here....Read more

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Austria

Austria

Crime
Petty crime (such as pickpocketing and bag snatching) occurs frequently in shopping areas, restaurants, cafés, hotel lobbies , on public transport and at tourist attractions. New Zealanders in Austria should be alert of their surroundings and take steps to safeguard their personal belongings.

Georgia

Georgia

Civil unrest
Protests and demonstrations can occur in Georgia, particularly in the capital Tbilisi. New Zealanders in Georgia are advised to avoid all protests and demonstrations as they have the potential to escalate with little warning.

Germany

Germany

Terrorism
There is a threat of terrorism across Europe, including in Germany.

On 19 December 2016, a truck was driven into a Christmas market in Berlin killing 12 people and injuring many others.

Armenia

Armenia

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade is not issuing a specific travel advisory for Armenia at this time.

New Zealanders travelling or living in Armenia should have comprehensive medical and travel insurance policies in place that include provision for medical evacuation by air.

New Zealanders travelling or living in Armenia are encouraged to register their details with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Romania

Romania

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade is not issuing a specific travel advisory for Romania at this time.

New Zealanders travelling or living in Romania should have comprehensive medical and travel insurance policies in place that include provision for medical evacuation by air.

New Zealanders travelling or living in Romania are encouraged to register their details with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Russian Federation

Russian Federation

Terrorism
There is an ongoing threat of terrorism in Russia. Terrorist attacks have occurred in recent years, including in Moscow and St. Petersburg.

On 27 December 2017, a bomb exploded in a supermarket in St Petersburg, injuring thirteen people.

Greece

Greece

Civil unrest
Demonstrations in relation to many issues including economic and political developments occur frequently in Greece, and have the potential to turn violent with little warning. Demonstrations primarily occur in Athens, particularly in Syntagma and Omonia Squares, and Exarchia.The likelihood of civil unrest in Greece may increase during days of national significance.

Samoa

Samoa

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is not issuing a specific travel advisory for Samoa at this time.

Samoa recently experienced a measles outbreak. Please read our measles information before travelling.

New Zealanders travelling or living in Samoa should have comprehensive medical and travel insurance policies in place that include provision for medical evacuation by air.