A person holding a Work to Residence visa can apply for residence once key milestones have been met. Read more about Work to Residence visas.
This visa is suitable for someone who does not qualify to apply under the Skilled Migrant Category. If circumstances change such as health, character or employment before applying under Residence from Work take advice from a licensed immigration adviser early on.
A Residence from Work Visa requires an applicant to fulfil mandatory health, character, and in some cases, English language conditions. Your eligibility will depend mostly on your skill set, qualifications, and career experience.
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In all the above cases, opportunities for Residence usually follow two or three years of satisfactory work. It’s important to note that conditions are subject to change regarding the ages and health of applicants, their marital status, the circumstances surrounding the employment, and not to mention the policy itself.
Requirements for Work Visa are different, so the fact that a Work Visa is issued does not guarantee that residence will follow. These regulatory processes can be frustrating to follow, and the bureaucracy can be overwhelming.
If you need assistance in navigating these complicated conditions, don't hesitate to contact us. Residence from Work in New Zealand can seem overly complicated, but you can rely on the experts at Malcolm Pacific Immigration to help guide you through this maze.
People who apply for Residence from Work are successful when they get the right immigration advice at the time of applying for their work visa. By planning a future residence application at the outset ensures an approval is the most likely outcome.
Working with an experienced licensed immigration adviser means you can keep checking in to make sure you are still on track to qualify for residence while working over the next few years to qualify. Take advice now.
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