You can only apply for residence under this category if:
To qualify for residence in New Zealand under the Refugee Family Support Category you must meet a number of requirements.
The principal applicant must:
Follow these steps if you have been invited to apply for residence under the Refugee Family Support Category and you wish to apply for a resident visa.
Complete the form Residence Application form (INZ 1000) PDF.
Along with your completed (and signed) application form you will need to provide:
For each person included in your application you will also need to provide:
Note: If your sponsor was selected on the basis that they are a sole carer you will need to provide evidence to support that they are a sole carer.
Send your residence application to your nearest immigration branch.
If you’re not sure whether you meet the requirements for residence, or you have other questions:
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