Partner Of A New Zealand Resident Visa

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This category enables partners of New Zealand citizens and residents to apply for residency on the basis of their partners. In order to apply under this category you must meet all requirements, show that you and your New Zealand partner are in a genuine and stable relationship and have been living together in a genuine and stable relationship for at least the last 12 months or more. If you’re granted residence, you can live, work and study in New Zealand indefinitely.

You must also show that your relationship meets the minimum requirements for the recognition of a partnership, evidence that your partner is an eligible sponsor and meet all heath and character requirements. You can also include your dependent children aged 24 and under, in your visa application.