2021 NZ Resident Visa – Update

Immigration NZ (INZ) held a webinar today for immigration professionals on the new 2021 Resident Visa. As we suspected, the webinar did not contain many further details on the new visa requirements or costs. However, we did get the following confirmed which is...

NZ Labour Market Testing – July Update

As Immigration NZ staff return to full strength, we are seeing a growing trend of case officer’s seeking updated labour market testing evidence. Applications that were lodged pre-Covid had the LMT completed between December and February, but these applications are...

Ethical Migrant Recruitment

May 21, 2018 Originally written by Recruit NZ’s Tanya Gray   Migrant recruitment is far more complex than recruiting within NZ when it comes to following a correct and ethical process. Penalties for not following the correct processes are harsh, and...

What is a Skills Match Report?

As a part of the labour market test for NZ Essential Skills work visa applications that are associated with occupations that are ANZSCO skill level 4-5 (if I have lost you already, call me and I will explain), the position must be listed with Work and Income (WINZ)....