Skilled Migrant Visa Applicants Can Look Forward to More Employment Opportunities

Forecasts for New Zealand’s economy are quite promising for immigrants looking for employment, particularly in the Auckland region. According to an Infometrics Regional Perspectives report, nearly 85,000 new jobs are expected to be created in Auckland over the next four years. At the same time, other parts of the country such as Northland, Waikato, Bay … Continue reading Skilled Migrant Visa Applicants Can Look Forward to More Employment Opportunities

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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 … Continue reading GROWTH IN EMPLOYMENT AND WAGE: MORE REASONS TO GET A 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 with lower points may still submit EIOs, but there is a good chance that they … Continue reading Two Pathways to Acquire a Residence from Work Visa in New Zealand

Clearing Up Confusion Regarding New Zealand Work Visa Policy Changes

In light of the recent changes implemented by Immigration New Zealand in the work visa policy in October this year, there has been some confusion regarding residency. People mistakenly believe that after obtaining a work visa, they will no longer be able to get residency. Unfortunately, this has led to people coming to the conclusion … Continue reading Clearing Up Confusion Regarding New Zealand Work Visa Policy Changes

Recent Changes in Skilled Migrant Work Visa in New Zealand Take Effect

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. However, with the increased point threshold, applicants for the Skilled Migrant Category Expression … Continue reading Recent Changes in Skilled Migrant Work Visa in New Zealand Take Effect

Learn the Basics on Applying for a Skilled Migrant Visa in New Zealand

New Zealand is teeming with employment opportunities not only for the locals, but for migrant workers as well. Not only can you follow a career in New Zealand, but you may also even work your way into being a resident in this country. Generally, you have numerous options for a work visa including the Skilled … Continue reading Learn the Basics on Applying for a Skilled Migrant Visa in New Zealand

What You Need 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 … Continue reading What You Need to Apply for a Work to Residence Visa in New Zealand