Changes to post-study work rights for international students

Changes for new applicants

Changes for students from visa waiver countries

NZeTA (New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority)

Immigration

Full details of visa and permit requirements, advice on rights to employment in New Zealand while studying, and reporting requirements are available through the New Zealand Immigration Service website.

First time student visa application checklist

  • Click here for an online checklist for students submitting a student visa application for the first time

Online student visa application – Submitted via Student Online by your provider

  • Click here for the online student visa checklist – for applications submitted via Student Online and by your provider
  • Click here for the online student visa application form

Online visa application

  • Click here for the online student visa checklist
  • Click here for the online student visa application form

Post study work visa application form, New Zealand Immigration Service website

  • Click here for the post study work visa checklist
  • Click here for the post study work visa application form