Immigration

Calculating base salary – Work to Residence (Talent) Visa
Early last year, we shared with you our observation on Immigration New Zealand (INZ) toughening their approach on calculating wage/salary rates to assess skill levels, especially in the Essential...
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Wellington appointment bolsters Lane Neave national immigration law offering
National law firm Lane Neave has enhanced its immigration service to existing and new...
May Newsletter
In this edition: Travelling to New Zealand — new requirements for visa waiver travellers...
April Newsletter
In this edition: Employer compliance: impact on changes to employer-sponsored work visas NZ’s strengthened...
New Residence Category for victims of mosque attacks
The Minister of Immigration (Minister) previously indicated that the Government was looking at the...
Major immigration changes – keeping your employees “in the loop”
As covered in our recent seminar series, significant changes to New Zealand’s immigration system...
February Newsletter
In this edition: Major changes to employer-sponsored work visas on the way Net migration...
Game changer – major amendments proposed for employer assisted temporary work visas (Chinese seminars added)
You are invited to attend a comprehensive immigration seminar on the game changing policy...
Game changer – major amendments proposed for employer assisted temporary work visas
In late December 2018 the Government announced its decision to invite feedback on their...
January Newsletter
In this edition: Game changer – major amendments proposed for employer assisted temporary work...
Lane Neave Immigration closure period
Happy Holidays! We wish you and your family a safe and enjoyable festive season....
New Construction and Infrastructure Skill Shortage List
Immigration New Zealand (INZ) has announced that the Canterbury Skill Shortage List (CSSL) has...
December Newsletter
In this edition: New Construction and Infrastructure Skill Shortage List A Kiwi summer Wellington...
November Newsletter
In this edition: New policy changes in effect New Zealanders making their mark in...
Changes to remuneration requirements on 26 November – Skilled Migrant (Resident Visa) and Essential Skills (Work Visa)
Immigration New Zealand (INZ) has announced changes to the remuneration thresholds associated with both...
Employer update – INZ increase fees and seek submissions for skill shortage review
Increase in immigration fees and levies – 5 November Immigration New Zealand (INZ) has...
October Newsletter
In this edition: INZ increase fees | 2018 skills shortage review Money matters in...
September Newsletter
In this edition: Continued focus on migrant worker exploitation Māori culture and language –...
Continued focus on migrant worker exploitation
In our previous article on this topic, we wrote about Immigration New Zealand’s recent...
A whopper of a mistake
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has barred Burger King from hiring...