* Item includes READERS LETTERS

29 NOVEMBER 2021


Readers are invited to add their comments to any story. Click on the article to see and add.


BTN also goes out by email every Sunday night at midnight (UK time). To view this edition click here.


Email this Page

The Business Travel News
PO Box 758
Edgware HA8 4QF
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 8952 8383
© 2022 Business Travel News Ltd.

Article from BTNews 29 NOVEMBER 2021

April for New Zealand

New Zealand is to reopen to tourists vaccinated against Covid-19 but in stages. ####

The border will initially open to New Zealand citizens and visa holders coming from Australia, then from the rest of the world.  Depending where visitors are coming from different rules apply but they will still have to self-isolate for a week.

It will be the first time the country has been open to travellers since Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced a snap closure in the first month of the pandemic last year.

Ardern also confirmed that residents of Auckland will be able to leave the city from mid-December after months of Covid-19 lockdown travel restrictions.

New Zealanders can travel home from Australia without staying in managed isolation from 17 January.

They can come from all other countries from 14 February.

After that, fully vaccinated people, including international tourists, will be able to travel to New Zealand from the end of April.

Countries classed as “very high risk” will be excepted from that – at this stage, only Papua New Guinea sits under that designation.


Index/Home page

OUR READERS' FINEST WORDS (All times and dates are GMT)

All comments are filtered to exclude any excesses but the Editor does not have to agree with what is being said. 100 words maximum

No one has commented yet, why don't you start the ball rolling?

Add your comment

First Name
Email Address
Company (Not obligatory)
- You must be a registered subscriber using the email address entered to submit a comment, or you will be sent a confirmation email before your comment will appear.
- Your comment will be checked before appearing, which may take several working hours.