Tag Archives: nz immigration law

Buying or starting a Business

Recently I completed a interview with CTV’s Brenda Lee, some of the areas covered in the interview may be of use to people intending to come to NZ under the Business migration categories such as the Long Term Business Visa (LTBV). To view the video of the interview click here New Zealand is a welcome […]

Skilled Migrant Category – Do I qualify?

Queen City Law Immigration expert Bradley So explores the Skilled Migrant Category this week. Bradley has produced a number of useful articles on immigration you might find valuable they are compiled here. To download and print the article as a pdf click here. The starting point for this category is calculating the points you can […]

11th Annual Immigration Law Conference – Latest developments and Policies on NZ Immigration

11th Annual Immigration Law Conference is on in Auckland. Register Today! Price discount expires 31 July 2013 – SAVE up to $218 Call 0800 800 986 Programme highlights • Examining the Future Directions of Immigration New Zealand (INZ) • Immigration legislative and policy developments • Developing jurisprudence of the Immigration and protection tribunal: A critical […]

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Exploitation of Migrants

QCL are immigration and employment law specialists here is a new whitepaper on “Exploitation of Migrants”. This article explores some of the aspects of immigration law and how it affects migrants. To read the full article as a pdf click here. Unfortunately, new migrants can sometimes be targets of unscrupulous employers who are willing to […]

Investor Category – Transfer of Funds From China

Bradley So immigration lawyer at Queen City Law recently authored an article on the transfer of funds for migrants, you can read the full article here as a pdf. The Migrant Investment Category is considered to be a success story. To date, it has injected a total of around $646 million of capital in the […]

Immigration to New Zealand: Checklists & Immigration Library.

The QCL Immigration Law Library has a number of very usefull documents, infosheets and checklists to help you prepare for immigration to New Zealand. We have recently reloaded two infosheets that were first published in 2011 but are still good guides for migrants coming to New Zealand. QCL Infosheet – Immigrating to NZ Queen City […]

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Can I sponsor my parents for residency in New Zealand?

If you have held your residence visa for at least 3 years, you may be eligible to sponsor your parents for residency.Your parents must also meet the following criteria: Good health; Good character; No dependent children; English language requirements, or pre-purchase English tuition; Either Tier 1 or Tier 2 requirements (see below). All applicants must […]

Changes in Long Term Business Visa

Possible changes in policy are discussed in a new addition to the Immigration Law Library by Bradley So The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (“MBIE”) is looking to make some changes to the Investor Category and the Long Term Business Visa. However, it is anticipated that the changes will not come into force until […]

Immigration in the Age of Asia – Video – NZAMI Seminar 2012

Queen City Law were invited as guest speakers at the NZAMI seminar programme Immigration in the Age of Asia. Although these seminars took place in late 2012 the information and trends are still valid. Marcus and Bradley delivered a paper on the current issues and challenges for Migration from Asia. Currently there are some 1500 […]

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