New Zealand Law

Have New Zealand Law Questions? Ask a Lawyer Online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related New Zealand Law Questions
Request you to assess if the time I have spent in New
Request you to assess if the time I have spent in New Zealand so far makes me eligible for NZ Permanent Resident visa. And if the time gets considered towards NZ citizenship.- Australian permanent res… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
My spuse is on partnership visa. I raised hand on me and
Hi. My spuse is on partnership visa. I raised hand on me and using me just to get permanent residency … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
I have a question, I am a Syrian and wanting to go get a
I have a question, I am a Syrian and wanting to go get a visa to NZ. But seems like it is hard 😭 would there be a chance to hold a visitors visa or even a student visa … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
How are you. I m illegal here in Nz from 2014 I m married to
I m illegal here in Nz from 2014 I m married to Nz citizen girl one month ago. I am from India so can u plz help me to get legal status so I can think and build my family future with my wife … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
I know you're going to think why am I asking you a question
Hi Chris, I know you're going to think why am I asking you a question that I am probably the best person to answer it. Anyway, I'm looking for a trustworthy second opinion. So, a dependent child (curr… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
I have a Indian friend who has permanent residency in NZ. He
Hello- I have a young Indian friend who has permanent residency in NZ. He is marrying a Barbados girl he has known for some time and she has secured a visa to arrive in NZ no later than a date in earl… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
I need information on partnership visa. I am on work visa
Hi chris, I need information on partnership visa. I am on work visa and my partner is dependent on me but now our relationship is not working out, how should I inform the immigration that we are going… read more
serish khan
serish khan
Lawyer
Bachelor
82 satisfied customers
I made a mistake in my previous work permit application.the
Second opinion] Hi I made a mistake in my previous work permit application.the question was Have ur visa refused by any country including Newzealand? I ticked no but my visa was declined by USA now ag… read more
serish khan
serish khan
Lawyer
Bachelor
82 satisfied customers
We have a Norwegian family [Norwegian Passports] wishing to
We have a Norwegian family [Norwegian Passports] wishing to visit their daughter [studying in NZ] over Christmas [here for three week] … read more
serish khan
serish khan
Lawyer
Bachelor
82 satisfied customers
I have a question about superannuation. I am in Taranaki, I
I am my father's agent here in NZ and I am wanting to request a review to their decision to decline his super when he is overseas … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
I have applied parents visitor visa,called the immigration
I have applied for my parents visitor visa,called the immigration and asked about my case officer and told he is waiting inz 1200. So i have filled the form for my parents and send it to him. He did n… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
We're an elder german couple and are staying in NZ now with
We're an elder german couple and are staying in NZ now with a 3 months visa, stamped in our passports upon arrival. Visa expires 5.February. We intend to spend a week in Norfolk Island in January. Whe… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
Hi Chris My step daughter was denied a renewal of her residence
Hi Chris My step daughter was denied a renewal of her residence visa even though she is still married to her NZ husband and was told she had to leave NZ immediately and apply for a Parenting Visa? fro… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
I have a friend whose application for an extension to his work
I have a friend whose application for an extension to his work visa work visa was rejected by the NZ Immigration Service early February 2013. His work visa expired in mid February 2013. They lodged an… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
Below is a statement from a NZ immigration officer and the
Below is a statement from a NZ immigration officer and the section of the INZ Operational Manual he is quoting to justify the statement. I cannot see how his conclusion is drawn. Am I missing somethin… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
Hello NZ Law, I have a partner from Ireland who overstayed
Hello NZ Law, I have a partner from Ireland who overstayed in NZ for a few months past his one year working visa in 2008. He returned home to Ireland and we moved to Australia where we had our first b… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
my daughter met her uk partner while he was here on holiday,
my daughter met her uk partner while he was here on holiday, so he applied for an extension, but while in process his nz visa ran out and he left - overstaying by a few weeks. that was 3 years ago. th… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers
I have a friend from Nepal who is currently visiting his brother
I have a friend from Nepal who is currently visiting his brother in Dunedin, NZ. Brother's employer has a dairy farm and wants to hire him as a cattle rancher. Employer wrote an official job offer let… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
27,237 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris The Lawyer

Chris The Lawyer

Lawyer

27,237 satisfied customers

40 years qualified as a lawyer; LLB, MMgt and FAMINZ.

serish khan

serish khan

Lawyer

82 satisfied customers

Solicitor/Partner at Khan & Associates

LawNZ

LawNZ

Other

31 satisfied customers

Trusted advisor to businesses and individuals on company, consumer, employment, IP, and trusts issues, among others.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,699 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

PaulmoJD

PaulmoJD

Attorney

49,323 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

29,232 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x