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Is nz currently processing partnership visas. I am kiwi
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My situation is immigration law, brief is that born citizen
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Can u apply for 3rd partnership work visa. I have applied.
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I lwas born and have always lived in NZ, I married my wife
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I am a New Zealand Citizen who has been living and working
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I was on a partnership visa with my girlfriend who is a kiwi,
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I am a filipino married to a kiwi. We just got married last
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A man was in NZ and using his brothers passport for ID. His
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Hi Chris, If someone is in NZ unlawfully, they are usually
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Sir, I am an Indian national married to a Maldivian girl
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