The Skilled Migrant Visa is designed to attract overseas immigrants who can contribute to economy of New Zealand. The applicants who have desired skills and qualifications as per the requirements of the New Zealand can apply for this visa. This visa allows you to live and work in New Zealand on the permanent basis. For being eligible for this visa program, the candidates have to meet the requirements and submit the visa application with the required documents that are mentioned in the documents checklist.
If you wish to immigrate to New Zealand under Skilled Migrant Visa, you have to go through the below-given requirements:
1) Skilled employment
50-60 points are awarded for a job offer in New Zealand.
2) Work experience
Points are awarded for minimum 2 years of work experience in the same field in which you have skilled employment.
40-60 points are awarded for trade certificates, diplomas, bachelor’s degrees and post-graduate qualifications.
|Masters Degree, Doctorate||60|
|Bachelor degree, Bachelor degree with honors||50|
|Trade qualification, Diploma||40|
5 – 30 points are awarded for age which must be under 55 years old.
5) Close family
10 points are awarded, in case you have the close family member who is a New Zealand resident or citizen.
|Stream||75% of applications processed in||90% of applications processed in|
|NZ Skilled Migrant Visa||7 months||10 months|
Skilled Migrant Visa Fee
|Cost||For Online application||Paper Skilled Migrant Category (SMC)|
|Skilled Migrant Visa||$530||$2470|
Benefits of the Skilled Migrant Visa
After the grant of visa, you get the below-given benefits:
For availing more information about Skilled Migrant Visa, call the official helpline +91-7042184185/ Email your queries on firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our Official website.
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