SM3.15 Selection of Expressions of Interest (to 27/08/2017)
Note: This instruction cease to be effective 28/08/2017.
- As Expressions of Interest (EOI) are entered into the Pool they will be ranked on the basis of total points claimed for employability and capacity building factors in accordance with the Skilled Migrant Category. The ranking of EOIs relative to each other will change as EOIs enter, or are withdrawn from, the Pool.
- EOIs in the Skilled Migrant Category Pool are selected from that Pool on the Government's behalf by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.
- EOIs that have total points of 160 or more are selected automatically from the Pool. Selections of EOIs will cease after 19 July 2017.
- The automatic selection mark for EOIs may be adjusted as necessary to manage the achievement of the overall New Zealand Residence Programme (NZRP), by the Minister of Immigration certifying amended Residence instructions.