⃝ Is your partner a New Zealand citizen or resident visa holder?
⃝ Is New Zealand your partner’s primary place of established residence?
⃝ Have you and your partner been living together for at least 12 months?
To be eligible to support your application for residence, you partner must not have:
– supported more than 1 other person for residence before you
– supported any other partner for residence in the past 5 years
– been a partner in a successful residence application in the past 5 years
– been convicted of any offence involving domestic violence or offences of a sexual nature
If you meet the criteria, a Resident Visa will be granted, allowing you to live work and study in New Zealand permanently.
Complete our free initial assessment and we can check whether you are eligible to apply for this visa type.