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Huge Immigration policy changes explained

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Accredited employers – join our webinar to understand the latest widescale changes from Immigration New Zealand!

Webinar date: Tuesday 9 April 2024

Time: 11.00 am

Duration: 40 mins

The government has just announced, with immediate effect, changes to immigration policy – set to impact thousands of Kiwi businesses and their visa holding staff.

Join our webinar to get up to speed on these policy updates and understand the impact they could have on your business.

Our team will talk you through:

  • Changes to the Accredited Employer Work Visa (AEWV) Scheme

  • Residency pathway changes for your workers

  • Implications of the changes for employers and visa holders

  • New English language requirements

  • What your business needs to consider right now to avoid future risk

Join our webinar to learn about:

Changes to the Accredited Employer Work Visa (AEWV) Scheme:

  • Shorter visa lengths and maximum stays
  • Requirements for new applicants
  • English language requirements
  • Job advert changes for employers

Changes to residency pathways:

  • Occupations recently added to the Green List and proposed occupations now void
  • The Work to Residence pathways now closed for some occupations
  • Work rights for Migrant high school leavers awaiting the outcome of a family residence application

Franchisee Accreditation:

  • The new system for franchise businesses recruiting from overseas.

Get absolute clarity on these changes so you can take your business forwards and avoid further risk around policy changes.


Nassim Lalehzari

Nassim Lalehzari is a Licensed Immigration Adviser, Immigration expert and Chief Commercial Officer at Working In. She has been part of the Working In, team since 2012 with a passion for providing personalised, people-first immigration advice for professionals.

Working In Team Member Zinny Cheng

Zinny Cheng

Corporate Services Manager and Licensed Immigration Adviser, Zinny has been a key member of the Working In team since 2015. Zinny has extensive experience and knowledge of New Zealand Immigration policy and navigates the complexities and ongoing policy updates with expert ease. She specialises in working alongside New Zealand employers across all industries to help them secure and retain key international staff.

Scott Mathieson

Co-founder of Working In, Scott has over 25 years’ experience in assisting people find jobs and move to his much loved country.