When people find out that I'm moving to New Zealand, they almost always ask me about what I’ll do for work. Thankfully, a partner resident visa doesn't have any employment restrictions. I’m hoping to find a job quickly because its almost November now and like the States, companies don’t usually hire during the holiday season. [...]
We moved out of our Portland apartment in July. Getting ready for the move meant selling/giving away/donating anything that didn't fit in our suitcases and one pallet sized shipping crate... AKA goodbye to all of our furniture, two cars, and many, many kitchen gadgets. Unless you are lucky enough to have a job relocation package, [...]
Getting Your Pet Ready To Go New Zealand is a rabies-free country making it very, very difficult to bring pets into the country from the U.S. or any other non rabies-free country. The whole process takes about 6 months from getting the international microchip implanted to sealing the crate for your pet's flight. When it [...]
Here's a breakdown of what you need to know for this visa...