New Zealand Skilled Migration Visa

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The New Zealand Skilled Migration Programme allows skilled workers in specialist occupations to immigrate to New Zealand to help fill workforce shortages. New Zealand is currently experiencing a huge shortage of skilled workers in a number of industries so now is the perfect time to apply.

Basic NZ Skilled Visa Requirements

You no longer need to have a job offer or sponsorship to be eligible for a New Zealand Skilled Migration Visa, but if you do have a job from a New Zealand employer, you will get additional points to your visa application.

To be eligible for this New Zealand Work Visa you will need score at least 100 points in the skills test. Visit the Eligibility tab for more information. The basic requirements are:

  • Age - must be under 56 years old.
  • You must meet the character and health requirements.
  • Occupation - must be on the skills list.
  • Qualifications - degree or certificates in your occupation.
  • Experience - at least 3 years experience relevant to your qualification.
  • English language - must be fluent in English.

Your Personal Migration Agent

Immigration Advisers Authority Registration

The Immigration Advisers Authority is the official governing body regulating the work of migration agents. With Visa First your application will be assessed and processed by an authorised agent following a strict code of conduct. Avoid the many cowboy agencies out there and choose the true professionals in the field.

Why Apply with Visa First

Applying with Visa First your application won't be submitted to the relevant authorities until our IAA migration agent is 100% sure it is complete and you meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, you can count on us to provide full support before, during, and after the process.

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