Living in New Zealand
New Zealand welcomes new migrants – people who will contribute to our country by bringing valuable skills or qualifications, setting up a business, or making a financial investment. These include people applying under the following categories.
Skilled Migrant Category
Business and investment categories
We also offer opportunities for family reunification by allowing residents and citizens to sponsor family members for residence.
We have a range of family categories to help partners, dependent children and parents of New Zealand citizens or residents to come to live in New Zealand.
Refugee Family Support Category
This category allows New Zealanders granted residence as refugees to sponsor a family member and that person’s partner and dependent children for New Zealand residence. Each year there are
Each year we invite a number of Samoan citizens to apply for residence under our Samoan Quota Scheme.
Pacific Access Category
Each year we invite a number of people from Kiribati, Tuvalu and Tonga to apply for residence under the Pacific Access Category.
To know for which scheme you qualify, mail your resume at firstname.lastname@example.org