Schedule an Appointment

Appointments to submit applications at the VAC

Applicants are required to book an appointment to submit their application, or passport for an Immigration Online visa application, at the New Zealand Visa Application Centre (NZVAC).

Appointments can be made by using the online Appointment System on the VFS website.

Please note:

  • One appointment slot is needed for each applicant included within an application (E.g. for a visitor visa application with 1 principal applicant and 3 dependents, four appointment slots need to be booked).

    * Please note only principal applicant is required to be present at the NZVAC, ensure application form is signed by the individual applicant before they are brought for submission.

  • You are advised to arrive no earlier than 10 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment time. Applicants will not be seen prior to their scheduled appointment time.
  • If you are submitting your passport for an online application.
  • Applications for the following visa categories can be submitted, by appointment or by courier, to the NZVAC

Applications for the following visa categories only can be submitted at the NZVAC located at: Cherry Lane Office Park, 1st Floor, 114 Fehrsen Street, Nieuw Muckleneuk, Brooklyn, Pretoria Gauteng, South Africa, 0181

  • Visitor Visa
  • Work Visa
  • Temporary Long Stay Visa
  • Transit Visa
  • Resident Visa
  • Permanent Entry Visa
  • Transfer Or Confirmation Of A Visa
  • Student Visa
  • Passport for Online Application