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Post Study Work Visas

Post Study Work Visa – Open

Migrants who have a New Zealand qualification that they completed in New Zealand, can apply for a 12-month visa to work in New Zealand. To be eligible, you must have an acceptable qualification. If you’re granted a work visa, you can do almost any work you like, for any employer in New Zealand.

With a Post Study Work Visa – Open visa you can

 

  • Work for any employer.
  • Work in almost any job New Zealand.
  • You can only apply for this visa once, unless you complete a second higher qualification that is either a New Zealand bachelor’s degree or post-graduate qualification, which you spend at least 30 weeks in New Zealand studying for.
  • You can’t provide commercial sexual services, or operate or invest in a business that does.
  • You can’t include a partner or dependent children in your visa application, but they can apply for visas based on their relationship to you.

Post Study Work Visa – Employer Assisted

This visa is for recent graduates who have successfully completed their qualification in New Zealand. To apply you’ll need to have an offer of full-time work in the same area as your qualification. This visa can be granted for 2 or 3 years if you are working towards occupational registration.

If you’re granted this visa, it may provide a pathway for you to later apply for residence under our Skilled Migrant Category.

With a Post Study Work Visa – Employer Assisted visa you can

  • Work in the job you’ve been offered for the employer who offered it.
  • Get practical work experience in the same area as your qualification.

Things to note

  • You can be granted this visa more than once, but you’ll need to complete anotheracceptable qualification each time you apply.
  • You can’t include a partner or dependent children in your visa application, but they can apply for visas based on their relationship to you.

 

 

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