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WHAT YOU NEED TO DO TO APPLY FOR A WORK TO RESIDENCE VISA IN NEW ZEALAND

A Work to Residence visa is something migrants on temporary work visas would need if they want to permanently live in New Zealand. Once you have this, you will automatically gain the formal status of a resident, and you will be allowed to stay in the country indefinitely. Of course, you will also be given access to various publicly funded services. Before you become a resident, however, you would need to be eligible first.

CHANGES FOR THE SKILLED MIGRANT WORK VISA IN NEW ZEALAND

CHANGES FOR THE SKILLED MIGRANT WORK VISA IN NEW ZEALAND

Auckland, New Zealand (November 22, 2016) – Immigration New Zealand implemented changes for the skilled migrant work visa in New Zealand last October 12, 2016. Previously, those with who had 100 to 139 points with a job offer were invited to Apply for Residence under the old policy EOI.

TWO PATHWAYS TO ACQUIRE A RESIDENCE FROM WORK VISA IN NEW ZEALAND

TWO PATHWAYS TO ACQUIRE A RESIDENCE FROM WORK VISA IN NEW ZEALAND

Since the implementation of new changes regarding the Skilled Migrant Category (SMC), many applicants are finding it difficult to qualify. According to Immigration New Zealand, migrants would now need 160 points or more for an Expression of Interest (EOI). Applicants...

GROWTH IN EMPLOYMENT AND WAGE: MORE REASONS TO GET A WORK VISA IN NEW ZEALAND

New Zealand may as well be called a land of opportunities with the forecast of continual growth in employment. According to the latest labour market statistics released by Statistics New Zealand, employment, wage and labour force participation growth remain strong. In fact, in the past quarter alone, the employment rate rose to 66.9 percent, a full 2 points increase from the previous year. Salary and wage rates also went up in both private and public sectors. What’s even better is that there are plenty of job offers across all industries that could easily become viable career paths.