expect substantial delays to work visa applications

The Associate Deputy Chief Executive of Immigration New Zealand (INZ) has released a statement advising there will be substantial delays with work visa applications due to a reallocation of internal staff.

As many readers will be aware (based our recent …

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remuneration threshold changes

With February fast approaching, it is important to pay regard to Immigration New Zealand’s upcoming remuneration changes. As of the 24 February 2020, wage and salary thresholds are increasing for those wishing to obtain either a Skilled Migrant Resident Visa …

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consultation on migrant exploitation

The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) welcomed feedback and proposals for the temporary migrant worker exploitation review initiated in October 2019.

Based on the research conducted by the MBIE, it is indicated that there are around 450,000 migrant …

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