What are essential businesses?

What are essential businesses?

The Government has provided information about the services considered essential. Businesses carrying out these functions can remain open.

27 Mar 2020
Prime Minister issues epidemic notice – some temporary visas automatically extended

Prime Minister issues epidemic notice – some temporary visas automatically extended

An epidemic notice has been issued under the Epidemic Preparedness Act 2006, in effect from Thursday 2 April 2020. This means temporary visa holders whose visas were due to expire between 2 April 2020 and 9 July 2020, will receive an automatic visa extension.

24 Mar 2020
What does coronavirus mean for work visas and the future of the New Zealand workforce?

What does coronavirus mean for work visas and the future of the New Zealand workforce?

Policy decisions made during this global health crisis will have far reaching flow on effects, social and economic, the full extent of which remains uncertain. This uncertainty affects everyone in New Zealand (and the world), but it intensifies an uncertainty already inherent to being a work visa holder in New Zealand.

19 Mar 2020
The wait continues for Residence Visa applicants

The wait continues for Residence Visa applicants

Residence Visa applicants face continued wait times, as INZ struggles to get through lodged applications.

06 Mar 2020
New Parent Category visa opens on 24 February

New Parent Category visa opens on 24 February

INZ have released the new immigration instructions for the Parent Category visa, coming into effect on 24 February 2020.

12 Feb 2020 • Heidi Thompson
Remuneration thresholds for Skilled Migrant and Essential Skills visas will increase in February

Remuneration thresholds for Skilled Migrant and Essential Skills visas will increase in February

On 24 February 2020, the remuneration or pay rate thresholds for the Skilled Migrant Category Resident Visa (SMC) and the Essential Skills Work Visa will increase.

13 Jan 2020 • Anthony Callaghan
Residential Care Officer Pathway  to New Zealand

Residential Care Officer Pathway to New Zealand

Becoming a Residential Care Officer is one possible pathway to live and work in New Zealand.

29 Aug 2019 • Ivy Lou Obillo-Rodriguez
Pathways Hamilton Office  Has Moved

Pathways Hamilton Office Has Moved

From Monday, 10 June 2019, you will find us at our new office at Level 2, 586 Victoria Street, Hamilton CBD.

07 Jun 2019 • Martin King