Immigration News Tag

skilled migrant visa

How the Talent skill visa changes will impact employers

TALENT work visa changes 2019 - picture of feet beside New Zealand flag

On Tuesday 17 September the Government announced significant changes to work visas in New Zealand. Aaron Martin, Principal Lawyer at New Zealand Immigration Law, weighs in on the impact the Talent Skill visa changes will have for employers.

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Help with a declined visa application

Man sitting in car, happy after receiving help with a declined visa application

Our client came to us after a declined visa application, due to criminal activity. The ‘criminal activity’ was only a traffic offence, but immigration had marked it against him. We challenged the charge and the visa was approved – he was allowed to stay in the country that had been his home for six years. Here is his story.

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Major bureaucratic flaws in New Zealand’s immigration system

New Zealand's immigration system

Leading Auckland immigration lawyer Aaron Martin knows from extensive experience with clients exactly where the frustrations and incompetencies of the New Zealand immigration current process lie. He has some suggestions for the new Government about where its focus should be when it comes to immigration.

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