This temporary visa is for Canadian Citizen who wish to come New Zealand for a holiday. If you are a Canadian Citizen and have at least NZ $4200 to cover your expenses during your stay, you can come to New Zealand and work temporarily. Generally, this visa is issued for 12 to 23 months.
With this visa you can
You must consider the following points before you apply:
This visa is for Canadian citizen who wish to spend a quality time in New Zealand, enjoy a holiday and apply for a temporary job.Source: Immigration New Zealand
Age: Your age must be between 18 and 35
Citizenship: You must be a citizen of Canada
Passport: You must have a valid passport from your country of citizenship. Immigration New Zealand will check your passport when you arrive in New Zealand.
Onward travel: You must have a return ticket to depart New Zealand or enough money to buy one
Funds: You must have enough money to live on while you’re in New Zealand. You must have at least NZ $4,200 for your stay.Source: Immigration New Zealand
Step 1 – Online Application
You must apply online and in English. You can apply for either a 12 month or 23 month working holiday visa.
Step 2 – Evidence to support your application
If you apply for a 23-month visa, you must provide a medical certificate and chest x-ray unless you have provided them with a previous application and they were issued in the last 36 months.
If your total stay in New Zealand will exceed 24 months you must provide a Police Certificate(s), unless you have provided one with a previous application, and it was issued in the last 24 months.
Your stay could exceed 24 months if you are in NZ when you apply, or if you’ve spent time here in the past.
If you need to provide any evidence, Immigration New Zealand will send you an email after you apply explaining what you need to do.
If you are concerned about receiving emails, it is a good idea to check your junk mail settings.
Step 3 – Decision about your application
If your visa application is approved, Immigration New Zealand will contact you by email advising that the status of your application has changed. You can then log in to Online Services to check the status of your application. If approved, you will be granted an eVisa.
If there is anything else you need to do, Immigration New Zealand will be in touch.
If you are in New Zealand, and your current temporary visa expires before your new visa is granted, Immigration New Zealand will normally issue you an interim visa to let you stay in New Zealand lawfully.Source: Immigration New Zealand
Application cost NZD$ 280
This is the charge for Immigration New Zealand to process your application. Immigration New Zealand does not refund application costs if your application is refused. A non-refundable immigration levy is charged and is included in the cost. An International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy (IVL) of NZD $35 is charged and is included in the cost.Source: Immigration New Zealand