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Thursday March 1, 2018
If you’re in New Zealand on a work visa and your employment circumstances change, it can be a stressful time filled with uncertainty. The good news is, you can update your work visa to match your new job offer! Work visas granted under the Post-Study Employer Assisted and the Essential skills categories have your job, the company you work for, and the location of your job listed on them. If you receive a new job offer you cannot start working until you have updated your existing work visa. A Variation of Conditions updates your work visa without extending its length.
Thursday October 9, 2014
Thinking of migrating to New Zealand? You have probably thought of tax issues, but no-one in your country of origin is an expert on New Zealand taxation. Click the heading above to read more.
Thursday October 2, 2014
If you are visiting New Zealand for three months or less, and you are from a visa waiver country (see link below for a list of visa waiver countries), you will not need to apply for a visitor visa before arriving in New Zealand as long as the purpose of the visit is for a 'lawful purpose'. Click the heading above to read more.