Thousands of temporary visa holders, who were out of the country when the borders closed, are stranded overseas while continuing to pay rent and other expenses connected to their lives in New Zealand. Stay up to date with latest New Zealand immigration news, visa updates, especially latest developments in education and migration in NZ. IN NEW ZEALAND NEWS. Changes to post-study work rights for international students The New Zealand government has unveiled new post-study work rights with an emphasis on reducing exploitation in the workplace and promoting regional education offerings. Immigration adviser ordered to pay $10k after family's residency dream ruined Radio New Zealand 05:22 19-Jan-21 Biden to reverse Trump's harsh immigration policies New Zealand Herald 03:23 19-Jan-21 Migrant caravan: Guatemala blocks thousands bound for US Radio New Zealand 07:44 18-Jan-21 Skilled Migrant and Essential Skills — remuneration threshold changes Monday, 9 March 2020 On 24 February 2020 the wage or salary thresholds for Skilled Migrant Resident Visas and Essential Skills Work Visas will increase. Check here for the latest visa and immigration news that may affect your visa application in New Zealand. An immigration adviser has been ordered to pay almost $10,000 after bad advice led to a family's residence application being rejected. 15 Dec 2020 • Julia Zhang Seat belts on – the immigration landscape is changing. Pathways to New Zealand Ltd is very pleased to have its Recognised Agency accreditation renewed by Education New Zealand (ENZ) to February 2022. 107C Great South Road, Epsom, Auckland - 1051 Posted on : 13 Apr 2020 | Category: Immigration , New Zealand Immigration , A recent survey revealed that Kiwis were the happiest and among the most productive workers in the world, with 74% reporting having a good work life balance. 25 February 2020 – An overwhelmed Immigration New Zealand changes its prioritisation process Good news for Skilled Migrant applications, bad news for Residence from Work Applicants. New Zealand refuses entry to cruise ship after only 29 of 90 crew granted visas ... Immigration adviser ordered to pay $10k after family's residency dream ruined ... 1 NEWS APPS. It is fair to say that Immigration New Zealand is currently under significant strain. Border Restrictions will remain in place until it is safer, says Immigration Minister. Latest breaking news articles, photos, video, blogs, reviews, analysis, opinion and reader comment from New Zealand and around the World - NZ Herald Saturday, 30 January 2021 A population policy was needed to see what immigration would look like in the future, alongside initiatives to retrain New Zealanders and make them mobile, he said. "And I think New Zealand will be like most other countries and we're going to privilege or prefer our citizens as against migrants."