The Capital: Wellington
Direct Flying Time: Approx 25-27 hours from UK
Passports: Must be valid for duration of stay although we recommend 6 months validity.
Time Difference: GMT + 12 to 13 hours depending on time of year.
Currency: New Zealand Dollar is local currency.
Main Language: English is the common everyday language in NZ. Maori is also an official language of NZ
Water: Tap water is safe to drink
Electricity: Electricity is supplied throughout New Zealand at 230/240 volts, 50 hertz.
International Dialing: + 64
Driving: Left hand side of road. Full license needed.
Visas: Not required for holders of British Passports. All other nationalities to contact their respective Embassy directly
Vaccinations: No vaccinations are required to enter NZ
Tipping: is optional and generally given in appreciation of your service. You should aim to tip 5-10% of the bill.