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hi if you have got permanant residence in nz from a defacto

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hi if you have got permanant residence in nz from a defacto relationship with a new zealand citizen how long do you have to live with them before you can leave the relationship without loosing your permanant residence visa

christhelawyer : HiWelcome to JustAnswer. My first response will follow shortly. Please feel free to follow up if anything is not clear
christhelawyer : Once you have permanent residency then you do not need to stay with your partner, unless there is a term of the permit that you must. Part from this you can leave whenever you want.
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