March 4, 2021

Temporary migrant worker exploitation review

Reducing migrant worker exploitation The Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is leading a review of temporary migrant exploitation in New Zealand. The aim is []
March 4, 2021

Allocation of RSE workers in 2019/20

The number of Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) workers employed in New Zealand is rising from 12,850 to 14,400 in 2019/20. Of the 1550 new employees: 150 []
March 4, 2021

Latest developments in the Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) Scheme

The RSE cap is being increased The cap on the number of temporary visas that can be granted for employing foreign seasonal workers is set to []
March 4, 2021

The Parent Resident Visa will reopen with new requirements

How the visa is changing The visa with its current criteria is closed from 7 October 2019. It will reopen in February 2020 with new criteria. []
March 4, 2021

Expanding Welcoming Communities

Immigration Minister Iain Lees-Galloway has confirmed the Welcoming Communities programme is to be extended. Led by Immigration New Zealand in a joint approach with councils, local []