What is considered Skilled Occupation
NZ Immigration Specialist

Category Archives:December 2014

UntitledIf your occupation is on this list it means that you are eligible to apply for a resident visa under the Skilled Migrant Category. This is a points-based visa that considers factors such as age, work experience, your qualifications and an offer of skilled employment.

To apply under the Skilled Migrant Category you must be aged 55 or under, meet the skill level for your occupation, and meet English language, health, and character requirements.

Please refer to Appendix 6 of this link: http://www.immigration.govt.nz/opsmanual/index.htm









Category Archives:December 2014

UntitledeMedical goes live

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
From 24 November 2014, Immigration New Zealand will join eMedical, an online immigration health processing system developed by Australia’s Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) and Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC).

This service will be available to all applicants in the following countries:

  • Cambodia
  • Singapore
  • South Africa
  • Thailand
  • United Arab Emirates, and
  • Vietnam.

With eMedical, an approved panel physician and/or radiologist completes the medical and/or X-ray certificate and electronically submits the information to Immigration New Zealand.


If you are living in and submitting a health certificate with your application from one of the countries listed above, go to your nearest panel physician.


For more information on eMedical, refer to our eMedical Fact Sheet.






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