Investing and Doing Business in New Zealand

New Zealand’s business migration categories are designed to contribute to economic growth, attracting ‘smart’ capital and business expertise to New Zealand, and enabling experienced business people to buy or establish businesses in New Zealand.

Investors and Entrepreneurs

If you are looking at starting a business in New Zealand or you have funds you wish to invest you may be eligible to apply for residence under the Investor and Investor Plus categories or apply for a visitor visa valid for up to two years under Temporary Retirement category. If you have vast experience in business and a New or Unique business idea or you are looking at buying an established  business in New Zealand your options may be to apply for an Entrepreneur Work Visa which allows you to move  to New Zealand and start a business and then apply for residence.

Employees of a relocating business

You may have employees that you just couldn’t do without, the good news is you may not have to.  Depending on the experience and health and character of your employee they may be eligible for residence under the category of Employees of Relocating Business Category.