“A change to immigration regulations means that all working holiday scheme (WHSs) applications must be submitted using the online application system,” says a statement issued by the immigration authority.
“Any manual applications received will be returned to the applicant.”
If you are considering applying under a WHS, you should apply using the online system for Working Holiday Scheme for New Zealand.
However, for the United Kingdom working holidaymakers who are in New Zealand on a 12-month visa, and want to lodge an application for the balance of the 23 months will be allowed to submit manual application. This second application must be lodged manually.