Monthly Archives: March 2011

How NZ Business Migration is (not) working

In July 2009 the Government introduced new Investor policies to encourage wealthy offshore migrants to settle here: Invetor 1:  anyone able to invest over NZ$10 million for 3 years can obtain Residence almost outright; Investor 2:  those able to invest … Continue reading

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Interim Visas – not quite what they seem

One of the simplest and best additions to the immigration system came in section 80 of the new Immigration Act 2009, which sets up the system of Interim Visas.  I described this in my paper to the Law Society last … Continue reading

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