Settle migrant staff

Recruiting migrant staff is a big undertaking. It is an investment your business makes in finding skilled staff. Having found these skills, it is in your company’s long-term interest to quickly settle migrant staff and their families.

Preparing for your migrant staff

Preparing for your migrant staff

You can take simple, cost-effective steps to prepare for your migrant staff's arrival.

Supporting your migrant staff

Supporting your migrant staff

As an employer it is important to provide support to your new migrant staff when they arrive. Here is information and resources that can help your employee adapt to work and life in New Zealand.

Workplace communication and culture

Workplace communication and culture

Kiwi English, culture and ways of working may be very different from what a new migrant is used to. You and your employees will communicate better if you understand these differences.

Resources for you

Resources for you

Resources and links for employers to help recruit and settle migrant employees.

Resources for your migrant staff

Resources for your migrant staff

Websites and links to help migrants learn about the New Zealand workplace and how to fit into our workplace culture.