Employer Toolkit

Immigration

  • INZ hospitality data and insights for June

    Information on key occupations and working holiday visas. This month there is also a spotlight on end of financial year 2018/19 summaries.

    INZ hospitality data and insights
  • INZ visitor data and insights for June

    Information on the India and China markets and visitor visa processing data and insights.

    INZ visitor data and insights
  • Decision-ready work visa applications

    This guide helps employers supporting Essential Skills work visa applications to avoid common mistakes in the application process.

    Download Decision-Ready Work Visa Applications Guide
  • Essential Skills employer guide

    This guide outlines the labour market test process for Essential Skills work visa applications.

    Download the Essential Skills Employer Guide
  • Essential skills guide for Queenstown employers

    This guide outlines the labour market test process for Essential Skills work visa applications in the Queenstown region.

    Download the Queenstown employer guide
  • How long it takes to process a visa application

    Up-to-date information from Immigration NZ on current timeframes for processing visa applications, including work visas.

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  • Tourism and Hospitality Employer’s Guide

    This Immigration New Zealand guide provides information on how the Essential Skills and Skilled Migrant visa policies can apply to occupations within the tourism and hospitality sectors.

    Tourism & Hospitality Sector - Information for Employers
  • Remuneration threshold value increases - Essential Skills & Skilled Migrant Category Visas

    Immigration NZ - November 2018

    The remuneration threshold values for Essential Skills and Skilled Migrant Category Visas are increasing on 26 November 2018, based on the increase of the median salary. Remuneration thresholds were introduced in August 2017 as a way, in part, of determining the skill level of a person’s employment for immigration purposes. The thresholds are updated annually to reflect the NZ median wage.

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  • NZeTA and IVL for visa waiver travellers toolkit

    The information in this toolkit is designed to help organisations in the tourism industry communicate to their customers about the NZeTA.

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  • Immigration New Zealand website

    Link to INZ's website

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  • Complaints and feedback

    Provide online feedback to Immigration New Zealand

    You can make a complaint, suggestion or give a compliment directly to INZ using the online feedback form.

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  • Visa View

    Immigration status check

    VisaView is a quick and easy way for employers to check the immigration status of overseas people who are seeking work.

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  • Employing migrants

    INZ's website includes a section with all the information employers need on how to go about hiring migrants, visa options and guidance on what employers can and can’t do in support of a prospective employee’s visa application.

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