Other Critical Workers28 Oct 2020

Employers can submit border exemption request to Immigration New Zealand to allow their employees to travel to New Zealand as “other critical workers”.

The request must evidence that either their employee has unique experience and technical or specialist skills that are not readily obtainable in New Zealand, or the employee is undertaking a time-critical role in one of the listed infrastructure / Government projects or for work which brings significant wider benefit to the national or regional economy.

If you believe your employee may meet the criteria for border entry as an “other critical workers” contact Pathways now to speak with a licensed immigration adviser who can assess their situation and work with you. Let’s Talk!.