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Permanent closure of the Silver Fern Job Search Work Visa Tuesday, 17 September 2019

On 7 October the Silver Fern Job Search Work Visa will close permanently.

About the Silver Fern Job Search Work Visa

The Silver Fern Job Search Visa offers open work visas for young, qualified people who intend to find skilled employment in New Zealand.

Normally, applications for this visa open each year we grant visas to 300 applicants. However we are permanently closing this visa on 7 October 2019 so no visas will be granted.

If you already hold this visa

If you already hold a Silver Fern Job Search Work Visa you are not affected by the closure. The conditions of your visa stay the same.

The Silver Fern Practical Experience Work Visa remains open

People who hold Silver Fern Job Search Work Visas can still apply for a Silver Fern Practical Experience Work Visa.

Silver Fern Practical Experience Work Visa