Advise migrants

To give immigration advice, people must be licensed or exempt from licensing. The Immigration Advisers Authority, which is part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment administers licensing and provides a range of resources for advisers.

Getting to know immigration policy

Getting to know immigration policy

Information and links to immigration policy for Licensed Immigration Advisers.

Regulations and licensing

Regulations and licensing

This section covers legislation regulating and governing the immigration adviser industry. It also has information about licensing and the Immigration Advisers Authority (IAA).

Applying on behalf for advisers and agents

Applying on behalf for advisers and agents

Advisers can submit visa applications online on behalf of their clients. This service is part of an extension of Immigration Online, our online platform.

Resources & tools

Resources & tools

Here are some extra tools, resources and items that may be useful to you.