Information about Active Investor Plus Visa

Apply for this visa to live, work and invest in New Zealand. You must have at least NZD $15 million or the weighted equivalent in available assets or funds.



All conditions

With this visa you can

  • Live, work and study in New Zealand.
  • Include your partner, and dependent children aged 24 and under, in your visa application
  • Apply for permanent residence after 4 years of keeping your funds in New Zealand.

Things to note

  • If we approve your application in principle, you will have 6 months to transfer and invest your funds in New Zealand.
  • After your application has been approved in principle, you can apply for a work visa to come to New Zealand and arrange the transfer and investment of your funds. If your partner wants to come with you, they will need to apply for their own visitor visa. Your dependent children can apply for student visas.
  • You must invest NZD $15 million or the weighted equivalent in acceptable investments in New Zealand.

Acceptable investments: Active Investor Plus Visa

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