Immigration to New Zealand
(Global Impact Work Visa)
Immigration New Zealand has partnered with the Edmund
Hillary Fellowship (EHF) to deliver an innovative immigration
product for high impact entrepreneurs, investors, changemakers, and
IF you have been selected by the Edmund Hillary
Fellowship, you can apply this visa to join their 3 year programme
as an innovative entrepreneur or investor. After 30 months you will
be entitled to apply for permanent residence in New Zealand. You
must have NZ$36,000 maintenance funds to support you and your family
for the first year. You must have a high standard of English.
With is visa, you can
participate in the Edmund Hillary Fellowship programme, live, work
and study in New Zealand for 3 years. That also includes your
partner, and dependent children aged 19 and under if you include
them in your application.
You can apply for Global Impact Permanent Residence Visa
after you have remained in the Edmund Hillary Fellowship for
30 months. You can
for more details.