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Forum: New Zealand
Apr 19th 2020, 5:47 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,730
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: G'won then. Fess up . Who's already got their heating on ?

Pro tip - just buy two duvets and put them in the same duvet cover.
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 18th 2020, 11:20 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,041
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Let's talk the future of the Kiwi economy.

I was thinking more that if the local economy tanks then the demand for skilled workers to service that economy tanks.
In which case there could suddenly be enough skilled workers to meet short term...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 18th 2020, 1:20 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,041
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Let's talk the future of the Kiwi economy.

Going to make immigration interesting if there is high unemployment.
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 18th 2020, 1:11 am
Apr 16th 2020, 10:11 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,891
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: New single mum. Needing advice.

I think you will have to wait for the end of lock down anyway as all hotels, guest houses and rentals are supposed to be closed.
Apr 14th 2020, 8:08 am
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Can I use MSc Computer Science (with prior ACCA) for skilled migration? How?

Just reading the quote you posted it looks as though a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science is enough.
A Masters Degree is a higher qualification.
Apr 14th 2020, 8:04 am
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Parent Category 2020 - new requirements

Just got an email saying that the processing of EOI scheduled for late May 2020 has been postponed because of Covid-19.
No future date given,
Apr 11th 2020, 8:53 am
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Parent Category 2020 - new requirements

Now wondering if they will even bother to process the queue during lock down.
I suppose it depends on when they expect the world to emerge from the current lock down and open borders again.
Apr 11th 2020, 8:51 am
Replies: 7
Views: 662
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Is there any thing else i could do (NZQA)?

Not sure what that link has to to with NZ Immigration?
It is an article about Italy.
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 30th 2020, 7:22 pm
Replies: 676
Views: 64,580
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Coronavirus

Thankfully the Italian rate of increase seems to be easing off just a little. We shall see.
I agree that test, test, test is the way to go, but first you need enough test kits.
Until they come...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 29th 2020, 4:50 pm
Replies: 676
Views: 64,580
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Coronavirus

There will always be a rise after lock down because of all the people already infected but not showing symptoms.
If the numbers are still climbing exponentially after 3-4 weeks the lock down isn't...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 19th 2020, 11:18 am
Replies: 10
Views: 959
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: People are flying home, borders closing, immigration?

I was also wondering if NZ was going to suspend processing of applications for the moment as there is a chance the world will be locked down for a long time.

Personally this is yet another...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 18th 2020, 2:01 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 959
Posted By LittleGreyCat

People are flying home, borders closing, immigration?

What is the situation for people in e.g. the UK who are well down the route to immigration, visa approved, job offer etc.
Can they still fly out to NZ (like residents and some other visa holders) or...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 16th 2020, 10:12 am
Replies: 11
Views: 775
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Coming to NZ as of Sunday 15th midnight

Can you even fly to NZ at the moment?
Almost all routes to NZ go through an intermediate hub which may not allow travellers from e.g. the UK.
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 16th 2020, 10:09 am
Replies: 2
Views: 416
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Bringing DIY tools to NZ

This is a long way in the future, assuming that we get our EOI picked, get our applications approved, and survive Covid-19.
Also assuming that the virus is not blocking air travel next November...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 1st 2020, 3:05 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,531
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Importing a VW Camper van into NZ from UK catch 22

Quick question.
Campers are supposed to be self contained (capture all their waste).
In the UK some have grey water tanks and others have external pipes which go into a grey water container which...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 27th 2020, 1:48 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,531
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Importing a VW Camper van into NZ from UK catch 22

As Danbury are a known converter, I assume that this was a new van when converted?
If so, it should have all the plates relating to the conversion such as the kerb weight, maximum vehicle weight and...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 27th 2020, 1:41 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: UK driving licence vs NZ driving licence for over 70s

Thanks.
I think the NZ equivalent allows you to drive up to 6 tonnes without requiring a commercial vehicle driving licence.
I am assuming that I will need to get an NZ driving licence but I would...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 23rd 2020, 9:44 am
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By LittleGreyCat

UK driving licence vs NZ driving licence for over 70s

Coming up to 70.
In the UK you have to renew your driving licence at 70 then renew every 3 years.
Over the years the vehicle types that you are entitled to drive without a further test has been...
Feb 15th 2020, 7:26 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Parent Category 2020 - new requirements

Been there, done that, waiting for the T shirt......

......and still wondering if they cleared the queue of all those who had their EOI selected and were invited to apply before the shutters came...
Feb 14th 2020, 8:08 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Parent Category 2020 - new requirements

Looking back now to try and work out where we might be in the queue.

Closed thread about queue positions...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 10th 2020, 2:16 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,503
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: MEDICAL ISSUE

I assume that as you are working in a health care role your organisation knows you have this condition?
Edit: in the UK health care workers are tested for Hepatitis B and if found to be infectious...
Feb 10th 2020, 1:45 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Re: Parent Category 2020 - new requirements

R4.10 - resposibilities of sponsor (https://www.immigration.govt.nz/opsmanual/#30983.htm)

"R4.10 Sponsorship undertakingsSee also Immigration Act 2009, s 48


Sponsorship creates a...
Feb 10th 2020, 9:38 am
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By LittleGreyCat

Parent Category 2020 - new requirements

[Note to Moderators; I'm starting a thread to discuss what the implications of the new rules might be. Please feel free to move or merge if you would prefer.]

As note in the "sticky" thread above...
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