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Free Immigration Essentials for Employers Webinar: 22 May, 12pm-1pm

The government recently made major reforms to immigration policy affecting employers across various sectors.

Join our webinar designed to help employers to understand the new rules for hiring migrant workers as well as new obligations imposed by government.

Pitt & Moore immigration law experts Elly Fleming and Lavinia Askin will cover:

  • Most recent policy changes to the Accredited Employer Work Visa Scheme and employer accreditation requirements
  • Due diligence with checking an employee’s entitlement to work, and fraudulent visas
  • Employer obligations if an employee’s visa is expiring, or they hold an interim visa
  • Compliance activity increase

Don’t miss this webinar if your business currently has employees on work visas or has any plans to employ migrant workers in the future.

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Free Event: An Employer's Roadmap to the Accredited Employer Work Visa Scheme Changes

Does your business currently have employees on work visas or any plans to employ migrant workers in the future? Join us for a free seminar hosted by Nelson Tasman Chamber of Commerce on May 2nd to help de-mystify the complex and ever-evolving nature of immigration rules in New Zealand. Presented by Pitt & Moore experts in Immigration and Employment law, Elly Fleming and Lavinia Askin, the seminar will cover:

- The new rules for hiring migrant workers in effect from April 2024

- Due diligence with checking an employee’s entitlement to work, and fraudulent visas

- Employer obligations if an employee’s visa is expiring, or they hold an interim visa

- The Worker Protection (Migrant and Other Employees) Act 2023

With new changes made this month to the Accredited Employer Work Visa Scheme, there is no better time to come along and upskill on this complicated but crucial area for your business.


Senior Law introduces Angeline Cousins to the team

Angeline Cousins

Angeline is a registered Legal Executive who forms part of our Senior Law and Succession Team specialising in estates administration and estate planning.   Angeline can assist with all aspects of estate administration as well as provide advice and assistance with Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney.