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Immigration resources for the sector

Immigration NZ have strict criteria that you and the candidate will need to meet.

If you're advertising a job for your organisation then you may attract candidates who need a work visa to take up an offer of employment. Immigration NZ has strict criteria that you and the candidate will need to meet. EY (Ernst & Young) have developed this overview of your work visa options (PDF 114KB).

There are also some more detailed guidelines for the Essential Skills work visa and Labour Market Test (PDF 104KB). You should always seek the expert advice of a Licenced Immigration Advisor for your particular circumstances.

The government made changes to the immigration settings which took effect from 28 August 2017. These changes may have an impact on your visa options. Learn more about the changes and how they may affect you.

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