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Investing in New Zealand

New Zealand welcomes foreign investment. It is a country with an open economy which provides plenty of opportunity for investors with capital, entrepreneurial track record and international connections. The World Bank reports that New Zealand has been ranked as the easiest place to do business out of 185 countries. Ranking highly on the ease of […]


Liquor Licensing Authority Submission

News from the Liquor Licensing Authority last week, Ross and Tom successfully advocating for liquor licence for Zeus Nightclub. Well done by the Queen City Law Commercial Team. There were 30 objectors however the submission went smoothly and Queen City Law expect the consent to be granted in full, the Zeus Nightclub will complete its fit-out and be […]

Debate of Draft Alcohol Plan Starts Today

  The liquor industry and health authorities will have a say on a controversial draft alcohol policy in Auckland from today. More than 400 of the 2688 submitters on the draft Auckland Council Local Alcohol Policy want to speak to the policy at a series of hearings, beginning today in central Auckland before moving to […]

New Zealand's investment regulations.

  Its election year in New Zealand and foreign investment looks to become a key emotional issue for both major political parties. Federated Farmers has renewed its call for a register of foreign-owned farmland, after questioning the proposed sale of a central North Island farm to a Chinese company.The Shanghai Pengxin group has signed a […]

Comments on Entrepreneur Work Visa and Entrepreneur Residence Visa

12th Annual Immigration Law Conference is on in Auckland at Pullman Hotel and runs 19th to 20th of June 2014. Queen City Law Lawyers will also be speaking at this conference, come along and introduce yourself. Our immigration team will be looking at the new Entrepreneur Work Visa and the  Entrepreneur Residence Visa, we will be […]

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Recently the 12th Annual Immigration Law Conference was held in Auckland at Pullman Hotel and runs 19th to 20th of June 2014 and Queen City Law lawyer Bradley So delivered a well considered presentation on the new Entrepreneur Work Visa. The recent changes have been the most significant in the last decade in immigration law and […]

Herald Editorial: Rigid visa system lacks compassion

Today an editorial comment in the NZ Herald explored the tragic death of Sanil Kumar, who died on Monday in Lautoka Hospital after being deported to Fiji a month ago. The original article appears in the NZ Herald Wednesday May 28, 2014. To read the full article click here. The integrity of this country’s immigration […]

Long Term Business Visa Disestablished

This week Queen City Law Lawyer Bradley So comments on the changes under the Long Term Business Catergory.  As of December 20th 2013 the long term business Visa was disestablished. Bradley So specialises in business migration and commercial law. To find out more about Bradley click here. To contact Bradley and the QCL team immigration team […]

Migrating to NZ: The Investor Category update

Queen City Law deliver high quality migration services to high quality clients from Singapore, China, Hong Kong, The Philippines and Japan. Some migrants to New Zealand enter under the Investor Category. In late June 2013 Queen City Law lawyers Bradley So and John Jon were in Singapore attending a conference and introducing people in Singapore […]

Planning business migration

Queen City Law are experts in business migration to NZ. If you are interested in starting a business in NZ or starting a business in NZ as part of a migration plan, Queen City Law have the experience and services to help you. Queen City Law offer personalised legal services during your immigration process. Our […]