Official advice for New Zealanders living and travelling overseas

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North Korea

Local laws and regulations
New Zealanders in North Korea are advised to follow all local laws and regulations and exercise discretion and caution at all times. Foreigners may be arrested, detained or expelled for activities that would not be considered crimes in New Zealand. North Korean authorities have detained a number of foreign visitors in recent years and consequences can be severe.

North Macedonia (Republic of North Macedonia)

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade is not issuing a specific travel advisory for the Republic of North Macedonia at this time.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
There have been confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in North Macedonia.

Local authorities in countries and territories with confirmed cases of COVID-19 may impose containment measures including travel restrictions and quarantine requirements to prevent the spread of the virus.

Niue

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

Visitors to Niue need to pre-book their accommodation for the duration of their stay prior to arrival. This information will be needed to complete entry requirements upon landing.

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

Nicaragua

Civil Unrest
Demonstrations and protests occur throughout Nicaragua, particularly in Managua and have previously turned violent. Civil unrest could occur anywhere at any time with little warning, and could affect transport including access to and from the airport. In April and May 2018, violent protests took place throughout Nicaragua, resulting in many injuries and fatalities. Managua, Masaya, Leon and Esteli were particularly affected.

Niger

Terrorism
There is a high threat from terrorism in Niger. Terrorist groups are especially active in northern parts of the country and in recent years there have been terrorist attacks in various parts of the north. Since 2013, there have been a number of retaliatory attacks against the Niger government for its participation in regional interventions in Mali and Nigeria to repel armed rebels.

Cameroon

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
There have been confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Cameroon.

Local authorities in countries and territories with confirmed cases of COVID-19 may impose containment measures including travel restrictions and quarantine requirements to prevent the spread of the virus.

Netherlands Antilles

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

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

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

New Caledonia

Crime
Petty crime such as bag snatching, passport and motor vehicles theft and pickpocketing occurs in New Caledonia. We advise New Zealanders to be alert to their surroundings at all times and take steps to safeguard and secure their personal belongings. 

There have been incidents of drink spiking reported in New Caledonia. New Zealanders are advised not to leave food or drinks unattended, particularly in bars and nightclubs.

Cambodia

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
There have been confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Cambodia.

Local authorities in countries and territories with confirmed cases of COVID-19 may impose containment measures including travel restrictions and quarantine requirements to prevent the spread of the virus.

Nepal

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
There have been confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Nepal.

Local authorities in countries and territories with confirmed cases of COVID-19 may impose containment measures including travel restrictions and quarantine requirements to prevent the spread of the virus.