Beware the New Points System for “Migrants for Regions”

As most people will tell you, the reason why a quarter of New Zealand’s population live in Auckland is because that’s where most of the jobs are. The remainder are chiefly in Wellington and (rebuild work) in Christchurch. Why then is the NZ government about to award migrants extra application points if they apply to live…

Is this a Good Time To Move Back to New Zealand?

The New Zealand Herald recently run a story that New Zealanders abroad were rushing to return home after their banking and finance jobs in the UK were squeezed out. However, on closer examination it seems that this “rush home” is nothing but a steady stream of enquiries from expat Kiwis who were either uncertain about…

Is this a Good Time To Move Back to New Zealand?

The New Zealand Herald recently run a story that New Zealanders abroad were rushing to return home after their banking and finance jobs in the UK were squeezed out. However, on closer examination it seems that this “rush home” is nothing but a steady stream of enquiries from expat Kiwis who were either uncertain about…

Is this a Good Time To Move Back to New Zealand?

The New Zealand Herald recently run a story that New Zealanders abroad were rushing to return home after their banking and finance jobs in the UK were squeezed out. However, on closer examination it seems that this “rush home” is nothing but a steady stream of enquiries from expat Kiwis who were either uncertain about…