The New Zealand PR Points Calculator 2018 is a point-based system that helps the Government of New Zealand to find potential migrants who can contribute to the economic growth of New Zealand. NZ points system is designed so that skillful overseas migrants who wish to migrate to New Zealand can apply and accordingly put their best to improve the economy and Industrial growth of New Zealand.
Candidates need to score the minimum of 100 points to be eligible to apply for Expression of Interest (EOI). But, to receive an invitation to apply candidates need to score higher points. The minimum points score may vary depending on the factors like time of a year, how many candidates are applying for the nominated occupation or the current status of occupation. If your expression of interest (EOI) receives positive results, you can apply for permanent residency visa program.