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Forum: NZ Update
Dec 22nd 2009, 9:06 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 3,362
Posted By garfield250

Re: Lost: Christmas. Reward available for info that leads to it being found again.

I was christened as a youngster, went to Catholic schools for my entire primary and secondary education, and consider myself to have been a "practising" Christian in years gone by.

However I've...
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 22nd 2009, 8:43 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 579
Posted By garfield250

Re: Merry Christmas, one and all

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ONE AND ALL
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 22nd 2009, 12:10 am
Replies: 24
Views: 1,669
Posted By garfield250

Re: 1st Kiwi Christmas

Haaa but we mere men do cook................. hence the BBQ, male domain in many circumstances:thumbsup:
Not quite automated I know but none the less.................
Dec 22nd 2009, 12:01 am
Replies: 4
Views: 779
Posted By garfield250

Re: footy and rugby in tauranga for the boys?

Not a problem Tina, glad to help,

Soccer (not the correct word; but football here refers to rugby union and rugby refers to rugby league)........is big in some parts of the country and many places...
Dec 21st 2009, 9:42 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By garfield250

Re: Confused

Taken from the NZIS website:
6. Residence and Work to Residence visas and permits
If you meet our criteria, and we believe you will settle successfully and contribute to New Zealand, we will offer...
Dec 21st 2009, 8:46 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 779
Posted By garfield250

Re: footy and rugby in tauranga for the boys?

Hi,

Try these websites;
www.boprugby.co.nz/clubs-and-contacts
www.tauranga.co.nz/sport/organisations/Winter+Sports/

Hope that helps out
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 20th 2009, 11:55 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 5,152
Posted By garfield250

Re: 9 points on driving licence!! eek!!

Hey Genesis,

I think that speed radars are on the way to being banned here, (at least that is what I have been told by one or two members of the country's constabulary)
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 20th 2009, 11:52 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,133
Posted By garfield250

Re: Goodbye Sir Terry

Noooooooooooo:thumbdown:

I have my TOGS calender and the Janet and John CD's...................No more Togmeister..............a sad day for dear old 'auntie'
The Pinot grigio shall flow Sir Tel!
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 20th 2009, 9:51 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 724
Posted By garfield250

Re: Reccie Pointers?

My partner is a keen horsey person and as there are no public bridalways here in Wanganui she has arranged access over neighbouring farmland. Occassionally she will ride on the beach.
Dec 20th 2009, 6:55 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 2,895
Posted By garfield250

Re: When they say they can process a visa quickly....

Keeping everything crossed for you:fingerscrossed:
Dec 20th 2009, 6:51 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 675
Posted By garfield250

Re: Travel Insurance vs Private Healthcare?

You will be able to register with a GP once here. The health care system is free (with certain exceptions including GP visits which you pay for at the time of visiting). Health insurance can be...
Dec 20th 2009, 6:44 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 669
Posted By garfield250

Re: Travelling back to the UK

IMO I would get down to Wellington and arrange your visa's and permits etc.:confused:
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 17th 2009, 7:24 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,409
Posted By garfield250

Re: Does it feel like Christmas to you?

Same here,

Its our 5th NZ Christmas and despite a half hearted attempt at tree decorating (momentum now lost) the pressies wrapped, Slade and Wizard blaring out of the stereo.........(bit of...
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 17th 2009, 7:14 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 709
Posted By garfield250

Re: story to tell...some questions as well...

Hi,

Sorry to hear of the incident.
Hope all goes well in court, make sure you get a good lawyer. You will have to inform the Immigration as there will be a record of the incident and they will...
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 17th 2009, 2:11 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,532
Posted By garfield250

Re: Do I stick it out?

Hi Emma,

Please do not wish your life away and think "what if in 10 or 20 years time".........when the time comes you will make the right decision, your health and happiness are what is important...
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 17th 2009, 12:07 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,532
Posted By garfield250

Re: Do I stick it out?

Hi ,
sorry that you are unhappy here, there is no point in staying somewhere that makes you so unhappy.

Although you may be issued with an IRRV in the future, I am unsure whether you would need...
Dec 16th 2009, 11:45 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 875
Posted By garfield250

Re: what to do??

Excellent post as always BEVS :thumbsup:
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 16th 2009, 9:56 pm
Replies: 456
Views: 49,020
Posted By garfield250

Re: Scorching !

Togs......Togs......Togs............Undies...........Undies.............Togs!
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 16th 2009, 8:19 pm
Replies: 456
Views: 49,020
Posted By garfield250

Re: Scorching !

Ditto for the Wanganui District....................high whispy cloud, blue sky......a small zephyer of a breeze air conditioner in the office cranked up a notch..............cough cough...........do...
Dec 16th 2009, 8:16 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 792
Posted By garfield250

Re: Changes to job offer on EOI

I can only speak for myself, I submitted the EOI with the bonus points for job offer etc.
In the ITA I included the letter offering me the job with the Dept of Corrections, I was granted a PR based...
Dec 16th 2009, 6:03 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,689
Posted By garfield250

Re: PR....but not going

Hi,

As in the immortal words of wisdom down here...............No worries!

When we moved out here we did not travel for the first two years and when we applied for the next RRV, the NZIS gave...
Dec 16th 2009, 2:18 am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,689
Posted By garfield250

Re: PR....but not going

Hi,

I'm not disputing the e mail that NZIS has sent you, and agree that you would have nearly three years before the proper move, what I was pointing out was the reissue of the RRV once the...
Dec 15th 2009, 11:21 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 2,895
Posted By garfield250

Re: When they say they can process a visa quickly....

Excuse my ignorance but a little confused here?

Are you saying you were advised to hand your resignation in the UK without a job offer in NZ???:confused:


I am assuming you have received your...
Dec 15th 2009, 10:58 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 4,182
Posted By garfield250

Re: UK debt collectors

If you acknowledge the debt...............


IHTM28384 - Law relating to debts: statute-barred debts
If a lender allows time to pass without receiving any payment an action for recovery may...
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 15th 2009, 9:45 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 3,184
Posted By garfield250

Re: Arrrrghhhh British administration!!!!!!

Offer them a dollar a week in repayments!:thumbdown:
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