Question: Can I Bring Medicine To NZ?

What can I bring or post to NZ?

Can I bring or post it to New Zealand?Food.Equipment, clothing, and wooden items.Alcohol, cigarettes, tobacco, drugs, and medicines.Something else..

Is Xanax available in NZ?

Xanax is supplied in New Zealand by: Pfizer New Zealand Limited PO Box 3998 Auckland, New Zealand Toll Free number: 0800 736 363.

Is Xanax prescribed in NZ?

Examples of benzodiazepines available in New Zealand: alprazolam (Xanax®)

What can you not bring into New Zealand?

Make sure you are not bringing any of these things in to New Zealand:any animals or insects (alive or dead)feathers.shells.plants or flowers.traditional or herbal medicines.fresh foods, including meat, fruit and vegetables.some packaged food, including some kinds of cheese.

Is melatonin illegal in NZ?

In New Zealand melatonin is a prescription only, unsubsidised medicine. A 2 mg modified-release formulation of melatonin is approved for the treatment of primary insomnia in adults aged over 55 years; all other formulations of melatonin are unapproved* and all other uses for melatonin are “off-label”.

Are prescriptions free in New Zealand?

Many medicines in New Zealand are subsidised by the Government. You make a small contribution to the cost of the medicines you receive when you pay a prescription charge. The prescription charge for each subsidised prescription medicine is usually $5. This standard charge does not apply to children aged 13 and under.

What is the duty free allowance for New Zealand?

New Zealand – Allowances per adult: 4.5 litres of wine, port, sherry, champagne (6 bottles) or beer (12 cans) Up to 50 cigarettes or 50g of tobacco products. Other goods purchased at overseas duty free stores, for example beauty products, cannot exceed NZD$700.

How much cash can you bring into NZ?

Bringing cash into New Zealand There is no restriction on how much foreign currency you can bring in to or take out of New Zealand. However, if you arrive at an airport carrying more than NZ$10,000 in cash you will need to complete a Border Cash Report.

What do I need to declare at NZ Customs?

You must declare any items that could be risky (Ministry for Primary Industries) on your passenger arrival card. Risky items include: food. fruit, vegetables, meat, fish, poultry, honey, ingredients used in cooking, and all dairy products.

What items do I need to declare at customs?

You must declare all items you purchased and are carrying with you upon return to the United States, including gifts for other people as well as items you bought for yourself. This includes duty-free items purchased in foreign countries, as well as any merchandise you intend to sell or use in your business.

Can you carry a knife in NZ?

Section 13A of the Summary Offences Act 1981 makes it an offence for every person who, in a public place, without reasonable excuse, has any knife in his of her possession.

Can I bring over the counter medicine to New Zealand?

Information on the restrictions on importing controlled drugs is on Medicines Control’s web page: Bringing controlled drugs into New Zealand. Over-the-counter medicines can be imported but they must be for your personal use or for a member of your immediate family, and must not be sold or given away.

What medicines are not allowed in New Zealand?

Bringing controlled drugs such as cannabis, methadone or pseudoephedrine into New Zealand is illegal and is prohibited unless you have a licence to import from the Ministry of Health, or you are covered by the exemption outlined below.

Can I bring chocolate to New Zealand?

The question on the arrival card is “Are you bringing into NZ any food, including: cooked, uncooked, fresh, preserved, packaged or dried? Chocolate fits into 2 of these categories so the answer should be “YES”. You are permitted to bring in chocolate, along with quite a large number of other food items.

Can I take tea bags to New Zealand?

Twinings Tea Bags can be found in New Zealand – and their loose leaf teas also. As Zhuhai says, yes, you may bring them, and yes, you must declare them. The only foodstuffs I can think of permitted into New Zealand are tea, coffee, chocolate, biscuits, packets of chips.