About this visa Talent (Accredited Employer) Resident Visa

This visa is for people who have been employed in New Zealand by an accredited employer for more than 2 years. If you have ongoing employment with the accredited employer and your salary is NZ$55,000 or greater, you may be eligible for this resident visa.



All Visa 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 residence application.

Things to note

  • To apply for this visa, you must hold a Talent (Accredited Employer) Work Visa and have worked for an accredited employer for two years.
  • If you changed your employer while on a Talent (Accredited Employer) Work Visa, you must have had your visa conditions varied.
  • If you have yet to take up a job offer from an accredited employer, you may consider applying for a Talent (Accredited Employer) Work Visa.

Talent (Accredited Employer) Work Visa
Variation of visa conditions

Please check that you meet the detailed criteria before you apply for a visa or travel to New Zealand

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