Work to Residence
This category is for those qualified in areas that are in demand in New Zealand or have exceptional talent in the sports or arts and interested in coming to New Zealand for a short time and eventually make New Zealand their home.
- Long Term Skill Shortage: This category invites all qualified and skilled in an occupation where there is a criticial or ongoing shortage in NZ. View the list in Long Term Skill shortage. This list is updated twice each year.
- Talent (Arts, Culture and Sports): If you are an artist, or a sports person or cultural performer with exceptional talents in your respective field, then this is for you. You need to be of 55 years or younger and be sponsored by a NZ Organisation of national repute.
- Talent (Accredited Employers): If you have a job offer from an Accredited Employer in NZ, then this visa/permit allows you to work for 30 months for your employer. Accredited employers are pre-approved by Immigration NZ and who need skilled and talented workers from overseas. View the list of Accredited Employers.
- Visitor Visa
- Student Visa
- Work Visa
- Work to Residence
- Limited Purpose Visa
- Silver Fern Visa
- Skilled Migrant Category