Information about Partner of an NZ Scholarship Student Work Visa

This visa allows you to work in New Zealand while your partner is here on an MFAT-funded NZ Scholarship.


For the same time as your partner’s NZ Scholarship Student Visa

All conditions

With this visa you can

  • Join your partner.
  • Work in New Zealand.
  • Study for up to 3 months.

Things to note

  • You won’t be eligible for this visa if your partner’s visa was granted to take part in a Short-Term Training Award, New Zealand Regional Development Scholarship or English Language Training for Officials scholarship programme.
  • You don’t need to have a New Zealand job offer to apply.
  • You can't include dependent children in your visa application, but they can apply for visas based on their relationship to you.

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