Australian High Commission
New Zealand

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information 

While New Zealand COVID-19 Level 1 & 2 restrictions are in place, the Australian High Commission in Wellington and Australian Consulate in Auckland are able to provide appointments as normal. Additional procedures have been put in place for visitors to enable contact tracing and maintain hygiene standards.

The Australian Government advises all Australians in New Zealand wanting to return home to do so as soon as possible by commercial means. For those Australians who cannot depart or do not wish to leave New Zealand, you are advised to follow the advice of the New Zealand authorities.
For the most up to date information on COVID-19 in both Australia and New Zealand please see the sources below:


Australia Smart Traveller

Australia Department of Health

Australian Home Affairs (Travel Restrictions)

Australian’s who are seeking consular advice should contact the Australian High Commission

New Zealand

New Zealand

New Zealand Safe Travel

New Zealand Ministry of Health

New Zealand Immigration

For advice on restrictions within Australia, please see the relevant State or Territory links below.

New South Wales

Australian Capital Territory


Western Australia

Northern Territory


South Australia


Norfolk Island

Indian Ocean Territories

This situation in New Zealand can change at short notice, please make sure you check the above websites for updates regularly.