- you must have a job offer from a New Zealand employer
- there must be a specific purpose or event for which you need to come to New Zealand to work
- you must be a student or trainee who wants to work here, or
- you want to join your partner here and work.
To work in New Zealand temporarily, you will need to apply for a Work Visa or Permit. To be eligible for a temporary Work Visa and/or Permit: