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Professions on Green List Tier 1 can go straight to residence
People on Green List Tier 2 or earning more than 2x median salary can have residence after 24 months
Skilled people earning in excess of median salary x 1.5 can apply for residence after 3 years
N.B. the above is not exhaustive. Median salary at 19 th Jan 2023 was NZ$29.66.
If you are a professional, in management or a skilled tradesperson chances are, you will qualify.
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