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I have got married in India in 2008 and I came here in
Hi I have got married in India in 2008 and I came here in Newzealand in 2013 along with my partner and she came here as a student and I came here as a dependent visa .Due to dependent category- in 2017 I have got my Residency .But things were changed a lot and she decided to separate from me .she called her parents from India and they said to me that I can leave home. I left home. After that I applied my Permanent residency as a single person.My father has died -(cancer) and I got stuck in India due to that and lost my job .Then I applied for MSD Job as my partner was working with that but I got opportunity in Wellington due to tenure was very short and was secondment she convinced me to come back to Auckland and drop her for few days and due to covid 19 situation I tried to help her but when I came back home she totally changed her attitude and said she will never ever give me divorce and needs money for divorce.I was really shocked to know that she was thinking like that way beacause when we seperated there was no balance was due still I was keep on paying her 2 years internet bill. Now she is needs money and said she will not give divorce untill I will not pay her 20000$. Other wise she will file false complain in India and NZ as her uncle is a crimanal lawyer in India.Her mother keep on calling my mom (she is half paralysed and taking few other medicine like bp ans sugar). I dont want to lose my mom due to our fight. we have seperated more then 2 years and I dont want to continoue this relationship. My partner said she has already filled life threat against my mom and my brother. What process i need to follow now and to get rid of this. … read more
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I am in NZ if my partner is cheating on me for almost two
Hi i am in NZ if my partner is cheating on me for almost two years now are they entitle half of my personal asset ?thanks … read more
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Looking for information on Immigration law and custody.
Looking for information on Immigration law and custody … read more
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My wife and I are Belgian citizens and have Permanent
My wife and I are Belgian citizens and have Permanent Resident Visa in New Zealand. Unfortunately, we will probably go through a divorce. My question is: does NZ recognize a divorce of Belgian citizen… read more
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As i discussed earlier about the partnership resident visa.
Hi as i discussed earlier about the partnership resident visa. But what if I haven't got divorced from my ex-husband yet. Can my nz resident boyfriend still support my resident application? Even we ha… read more
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I am in the process of separating from my partner.I had
I am in the process of separating from my partner.I had sponsored my wife to come to nz on partnership based resident visa. Her resident visa was granted 09/08/2018. It is still with travel conditions… read more
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I am a NZ permanent resident. My wife and I were married in
Good afternoon. I am a NZ permanent resident. My wife and I were married in South Africa in 2013. We are going through a divorce and she has returned to live n South Africa. Is she entitled to half my… read more
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If I have divorced, can I sponsor someone on partnership
Hi.. If I have divorced, can I sponsor someone on partnership visa.. It has been 13 years since I last sponsored n got married ? … read more
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What is the status of a Chinese woman who is married in
What is the status of a Chinese woman who is married in China to a N.Z. citizen, comes to N.Z. on a work permit sponsered by the husband and after a year's marriage is told her no longer wants a wife … read more
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I got domestic violence from my husband and now police give
I got domestic violence from my husband and now police give 3 days safety order. And i more likely will separate, but i only have resident visa based on relationship and we both have 2 young children.… read more
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FIRSTLY IF THE COMPLAIN IS LODGED TO THE IMMIGRATION
FIRSTLY IF THE COMPLAIN IS LODGED TO THE IMMIGRATION DEPARTMENT AND FRAUD IMMIGRATION BRANCH THAT HE OR SHE IS JUST GOT MARRIED TO A NZ CITIZEN, TO GAIN RESIDENCY IN NZ WILL IT AFFECT GAINING THEIR NZ… read more
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I have sponsored my previous partner for a resident visa here
I have sponsored my previous partner for a resident visa here in NZ last. The visa was granted last December 2013. Now, I am married to another person who has a student visa here in NZ. Can I still sp… read more
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My wife and I married after knowing each other two months,
My wife and I married after knowing each other two months, I am a NZ citizen, she then left NZ two days after our marriage as her visa expired, our plans were to apply for a visa for her to return to … read more
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My ex-husband and I are NZ citizens who resided in Australia
My ex-husband and I are NZ citizens (naturalised while working there in the 1990s) who had resided in Australia for 2 years (due to my employment) before we were separated as the result of a police in… read more
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I am looking at immigrating to New Zealand. Can i obtain sponsorship
I am looking at immigrating to New Zealand. Can i obtain sponsorship from my sister as my children living there are unable to sponsor me at this stage. Thanks Myriam… read more
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I'm on work visa for 3 Years working in dairy farm as a
I'm on work visa for 3 Years working in dairy farm as a assistant herd manager my wages increased last season of 50,000 a year and I have completed my Agito up to level 3.I will be starting level 4 ne… read more
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Good day! I would like to visit my married SA daughter in Auckland
Good day! I would like to visit my married SA daughter in Auckland for as long as possible this year. She is my only child and I am divorced. They have had their residence for 2 years and I believe th… read more
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Hi, If I marry an immigrant in NZ, does this grant him permenent
Hi, If I marry an immigrant in NZ, does this grant him permenent residency? How long do we need to be married? and are there any other laws ie: time lived together etc...… read more
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