- The objective of Transit Visa instructions is to ensure that only people with genuine and lawful intentions pass through New Zealand en route to other destinations.
- This objective is achieved by scrutinising the intentions of certain foreign nationals who plan to transit New Zealand.
N1.1 过境旅客的定义Definition of 'transit passenger’
Transit passengers are persons who:
- arrive in New Zealand from another country while in transit to another overseas destination; and
- throughout the entire period during which they are in New Zealand, remain:
- on board the craft they came to New Zealand on; or
- in an immigration control area; or
- in the custody of the Police.