Teachers can come to New Zealand

Teachers can come to New Zealand

Three hundred overseas qualified teachers can come to work in New Zealand, New Zealand’s Education Minister Chris Hipkins recently announced.

17 Sep 2021 • Julia Zhang
The only constant in life is change - especially with NZ immigration!

The only constant in life is change - especially with NZ immigration!

While the Greek philosopher Heraclitus was right about the constant of change, the almost daily changes in the immigration space must be exasperating and confusing, especially for employers.

14 Sep 2021 • Richard Howard
Travel conditions extended for New Zealand resident visa holders overseas

Travel conditions extended for New Zealand resident visa holders overseas

Many people who were granted residence visas while offshore will now have until 11 September 2022 to enter New Zealand.

02 Sep 2021 • Ivy Lou Obillo-Rodriguez
Employer Immigration Update - 18 Aug 2021

Employer Immigration Update - 18 Aug 2021

Our first Employer Immigration Update discusses Essential Skills Work Visa, Accredited Employer, Skilled Migrant Category, Border Exceptions and more.

18 Aug 2021 • Richard Howard
Government does a U-turn on mandatory Employer Accreditation

Government does a U-turn on mandatory Employer Accreditation

The Government has announced it was now deferring the introduction of mandatory employment accreditation and wide-ranging work visa changes to sometime mid-2022.

10 Aug 2021 • Richard Howard
Extended Essential Skills visas being rolled out

Extended Essential Skills visas being rolled out

The Government is increasing the duration of some Essential Skills visas and streamlining the application process.

16 Jul 2021 • Hon Kris Faafoi, Minister of Immigration
NZ Labour skills shortages don’t need to be like Game of Thrones!

NZ Labour skills shortages don’t need to be like Game of Thrones!

With the border closed, the availability of skilled workers would become a growing business challenge.

14 Jul 2021 • Richard Howard
Employers – start your engines!

Employers – start your engines!

From 1 November, the new Accredited Employer Work Visa (AEWV) replaces six existing work visa categories.

01 Jul 2021 • Richard Howard
Visa extensions provide certainty to employers and 10,000 visa holders

Visa extensions provide certainty to employers and 10,000 visa holders

Many Working Holiday visas and Supplementary Seasonal Employment (SSE) work visas will be extended for another six months.

10 Jun 2021 • Hon Kris Faafoi, Minister of Immigration
What you need to know before you apply for New Zealand citizenship

What you need to know before you apply for New Zealand citizenship

Becoming a citizen is the final step in the immigration process. Read on if you are considering to apply for New Zealand citizenship.

31 May 2021 • Ramandeep Kaur
New work visa changes – the clock is ticking…

New work visa changes – the clock is ticking…

Whether you are an employer or a migrant worker, the Accredited Employer Work Visa (AEWV) will impact you.

14 May 2021 • Richard Howard
What are the differences between New Zealand citizenship and New Zealand residence?

What are the differences between New Zealand citizenship and New Zealand residence?

We are often asked this question by our New Zealand resident clients.

11 May 2021 • Ramandeep Kaur