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Skilled Migrant Residence

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Skilled Migrant Category Residence Visa

A Skilled Migrant Category Residence Visa entitles you to live in New Zealand as a resident for a two year period, at the end of which, providing you meet the criteria you can apply for an indefinite returning residence visa.To qualify for residence under this category you must be between the 20-55 years of age. You will also need to claim a minimum of 100 points through a combination of age, qualifications, relevant experience and an offer of employment in New Zealand. However, this doesn’t guarantee your success.