Information about South Island Contribution Resident Visa

You can apply for New Zealand residency if you have a South Island Contribution Work Visa, and have remained employed in the same industry and region for the last 2 years.

Overview

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All conditions

With this visa you can

  • Live, work and study in the region recorded on your South Island Contribution Work Visa.
  • Include your partner and dependent children aged 24 and under in your residence application.

Things to note

  • To apply for this visa, you must have held a South Island Contribution Work Visa for 2 years.

South Island Contribution Work Visa

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