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My residency started 16 Oct. 2012, but I went home on Dec. 1
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Hi we lived in NZ for 24 years & have indefinite Permanent Residency. Unfortunately we did not get around to getting NZ citizenship! we are still on UK passports. In 2008 we came to Australia to work … read more
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Hope you are doing well I have a valid Australian PR, but
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I have a question I HV been on partnership work visa for 3
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Can I apply for new resident visa. Auckland nz. None
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My husband and I were married in Samoa in 2009 and then
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I am a UK citizen currently living in NZ on a Accredited
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Request you to assess if the time I have spent in New
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I have a question on immigrating to New Zealand. Any
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Citizen. I am planning to take divorce but my family back in
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I wish to take a divorce from my husband, who is domicile in
Hi, I wish to take a divorce from my husband, who is domicile in New Zealand. At present I am not in New Zealand, however we r staying separately since Aug 2017. Can I still apply for the 1 party divo… read more
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I hold an Australia PR and moved to Auckland and intend to
I hold an Australia PR and moved to Auckland and intend to stay here. I was expecting that I will be granted a 'Resident Visa' in NZ upon landing but it was not the case. Am I considered a 'resident' … read more
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After received resident visa during the 2 years time, I got
after received resident visa during the 2 years time, I got convicted for DUI that I received a letter for deportation notice which advised me to provide documents why should i not deported after providing all the documents they extneded my deporation to another 3 years which i going to be end next month . I am wondering what will happen next.What about a conviction that was passed and have keep clean for more than 2 years and clean until now. Possible to still apply? … read more
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I just want to knw is there any way for dairy worker for pr,
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I have been living in NZ for almost 4 years on a residency
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Good day! I would like to visit my married SA daughter in Auckland
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My friends husband is applying for permanent residence , he
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