Niue Travel Advisory

Niue is now in Covid Alert Level BLUE

All passengers travelling to Niue MUST complete the Niue Travelers Declaration Form.

For more information on the Niue Travelers Declaration Form 
CLICK HERE

Niue Travel Advisory #17


FAQs about Covid-19 and example situations
Classification Contact Guide

For more information visit www.covid19.gov.nu

 

Before You Travel

BOOKING YOUR FLIGHTS TO NIUE
Flights to Niue are only available through New Zealand.

Travellers wanting to visit Niue from outside of New Zealand must meet the border entry requirements for both New Zealand and Niue.

See New Zealand’s border entry requirements

 

PASSPORTS AND VISAS
Your passport must be valid. There are also rules about how long your passport must be valid for.

You may need a visa to enter Niue

If you are visiting Niue for less than 30 days, you do not need a visa.

If you are visiting for more than 30 days, you may need to apply for a visa to enter Niue. 
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VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS
Click here for complete list of vaccination requirements 

If you are aged 16 years and over you must meet vaccination requirements to enter Niue.

You need a digital vaccine passport or another form of electronic or paper document from a government health authority confirming you have had a full COVID-19 vaccine course.

You should check that your first name and your surname on your passport match your proof of vaccination documentation.  If the names are different, contact your health provider to have your details updated.

 

TRAVEL INSURANCE
If you are coming to Niue to visit you must have travel insurance.  You will be required to upload proof of your travel insurance to the Niue Traveller Declaration form. 

Before you buy travel insurance, we recommend you check what cover it provides for COVID-19 related events, including medical treatment and travel disruption.

If you test positive for COVID-19 while in Niue

You will be required to isolate at your accommodation at your own cost and other costs may incur during your stay.

 

GET YOUR PRE DEPARTURE TEST
All travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR pre-departure test to enter Niue. Children under 3 are exempt from pre-departure testing.  

You need a PCR test even if you have been vaccinated for COVID-19.  

A PCR test must be completed in New Zealand at most 48 hours before your flight to Niue.

Or

A PCR test from a country on the approved list at most 48 hours before your flight to Niue. 

Approved List Of Countries

Transits are ONLY allowed from any country in the “list of approved countries”

If you are travelling from a country not on the approved list of countries, an application for special consideration must be submitted in writing to the Chief Immigration Officer.

Please read carefully if you have recently recovered from COVID-19 in the last 3 months:

If you had COVID-19 less than 10 days from the date of your flight, you are not permitted to travel to Niue.

If you had COVID-19 between 11 and 28 days from the date of your flight, you are not required to do a pre-departure PCR test. However, you will need to provide:

  • a Fit to fly certificate or letter from a medical practitioner
  • documentation from a health practitioner confirming you are no longer infectious and the date you contracted COVID.

If you had COVID-19 between 29 and 90 days from the date of your flight, you are required to do a supervised RAT 24 hours before departure (see here for more information: COVID Testing in New Zealand).

You are also required to provide:

  • a Fit to fly certificate or letter from a medical practitioner
  • documentation from a health practitioner confirming you are no longer infectious and the date you contracted COVID.

If you had COVID-19 more than 90 days ago, then you need a PCR test even if you have been vaccinated for COVID-19. You must get your PCR test in New Zealand at most 48 hours beforeyour flight to Niue. 

Uploading your test results

  • You will be required to upload proof of your negative PCR test or your Fit to Fly  certificate to the Niue Traveller Declaration form
Days since most recent COVID-19 diagnosisRequirement
Less than 10 days agoNot permitted to travel to Niue
Between 11 and 28 days agoExempt from pre-departure and post-arrival testing
Between 29 and 90 days agoSupervised RAT 24 hours pre-departure and PCR test Day 1 and Day 3
Over 90 days ago

PCR test 48 hours before travel

PCR test Day 1 and Day 3

Never had COVID-19

PCR test 48 hours before travel

PCR test Day 1 and Day 3

 

COMPLETE THE NIUE TRAVELLERS DECLARATION
Anyone travelling to Niue by air must complete a Niue Traveller Declaration

You must complete one form per person

Complete your traveller declaration here.

Check you have all the documentation you need

To complete your declaration you will need:

  • Your flight number and date of arrival in Niue
  • The passport you are entering Niue on
  • Your COVID-19 vaccination or exemption documents
  • Proof of your COVID-19 pre-departure test results, if required
  • Proof of Travel Insurance for Non-residents & Essential Workers

After You Arrive In Niue

PCR TESTING AT NIUE FOOU HOSPITAL ON DAY 1 AND DAY 3

All persons entering Niue must be tested at the Niue Foou Hospital after they arrive — one on Day 1 (Tuesday) and another one on day 3 (Thursday).  All PCR tests are free of charge.  

Who does not need to test:

  • Children under 3 years
  • Those who tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 28 days (from date of arrival)

Testing times at Niue Foou Hospital Drive-through testing centre:

9.00 am to 12.00 pm

 

FOLLOW PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES
You must wear a face mask when visiting public places for the first 3 days after arriving in Niue — until your Day 3 test is negative.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are at higher risk of getting seriously ill from COVID-19 — for example elderly, or people with underlying health conditions.
  • Keep a record of where you go using the RockSafe QR code, or manually signing in.

If you do not comply, you may be fined for breaching the public health order.

Public Health Order for new arrivals into Niue


HOW TO STAY SAFE WHILE TRAVELLING AROUND NIUE
There are some things you can do to protect yourself from COVID-19 while travelling.

Maintain hygiene standards at all times

Face masks: We encourage you to wear a face mask when you are out and about.

If you feel unwell: If you feel unwell stay at your accommodation and call Niue Foou Hospital, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on  +4100 for advice and they will let you know.

If you need urgent medical help

Call 999.

 

IF YOU TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19 WHILE ON HOLIDAY IN NIUE
If you test positive after arriving in Niue you may not be able to travel.  Make sure you have a plan if you or someone you are travelling with has COVID-19.

If you test positive you will be required to:

  • self-isolate for 7 days— you should have a plan for this
  • source your own accommodation and pay for this (and meet your other costs). Your travel insurance should cover these costs.
  • pay for any healthcare costs.



Information on this website is correct at time of publishing. Information is subject to change without notice.