Information about Trafficking Victim Work Visa

You can be granted this visa if you are in New Zealand and are certified by New Zealand Police as a victim of people trafficking. This visa can help you to leave an exploitative situation and work if you need to.

Overview

12 months


All conditions

With this visa you can

  • Work in almost any job for any employer in New Zealand.
  • Study if it is required by your employer as part of your employment.
  • Apply for the Trafficking Victim Resident Visa.

Things to note

  • You must be in New Zealand.
  • You must be certified by New Zealand Police as a victim of people trafficking before you can be granted this visa.
  • You do not have to pay fees to apply for this visa.
  • This visa cannot be applied for online.

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