Immigration Assistance


Immigration NEW ZEALAND

Immigration New Zealand (INZ) is part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. INZ is responsible for attracting the best people to New Zealand and supporting them into the workforce so they become long-term contributors. It also contributes to key export industries like tourism and education.

New Zealand Now provides a one-stop shop for new migrants looking to live and work in New Zealand.

A walk in information service is available at the Rotorua Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB)


Immigration Requirements

To work in New Zealand you must have a  work visa or New Zealand residency or citizenship.

If you have a job offer and do not have the appropriate visa allowing you to work click on this link or phone 0508 558 855. 


online assistance for Migrants

New Kiwis is a free job site for skilled migrants who are seeking employment. Register online and create a skills profile and link to Rotorua businesses who are members of the Rotorua Chamber of Commerce network.

Work and Income has a number of online tools to help you find a job.

Careers New Zealand has a section on finding work if you are new to New Zealand and includes information on:

  • What you should know about the New Zealand workplace
  • Tips for creating a New Zealand style CV
  • Going for an interview in New Zealand.

Search Careers New Zealand's jobs database to find out about the current job market, salaries, job opportunities, and entry requirements for occupations.



New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) assesses and approves international qualifications.