Accredited labour hire companies

Labour hire companies that support migrants who want to work in the Canterbury construction sector must be accredited.

If you want to work as a labourer in Canterbury

If your employment is in the Canterbury construction sector and your employer is a labour hire company, the company must hold labour hire accreditation. The company cannot support your work visa if it is not accredited.

Labour hire accreditation is voluntary for labour hire companies that support migrants to work in other parts of New Zealand, or in other sectors in Canterbury.

 Approved visas can be granted for up to 3 years.

How long you can stay on an Essential Skills work visa

Companies that hold labour hire accreditation