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Dependent Child Resident Visa

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  1. About New Zealand Dependent Child Resident Visa:

    The New Zealand Dependent Child Visa is designed for children who want to join their parent(s) in New Zealand. In order to qualify, the child must be under 24 years old, unmarried, have no children of their own, along with that applicant need to be financially dependent on their parent(s). The Dependent child resident visa also allows the child to live, study, and work in New Zealand while their parent(s) are living there. It's a way for families to stay together and for children to have opportunities in New Zealand.
  2. Eligibility Criteria For New Zealand Dependent Child Resident Visa:

    • Age: Children must be under 24 years old at the time of application. For children over 18 years old, they must be unmarried and financially dependent on their parent(s).

    • Relationship: Children must be the dependent child of a New Zealand citizen or resident, or a dependent child of a parent who holds a temporary visa that allows them to stay in New Zealand for at least two years.

    • Parent's Sponsorship: The parent must sponsor the child and meet specific financial requirements, demonstrating the ability to support the child financially.

    • Health and Character: Applicants must meet health and character requirements set by Immigration New Zealand.

    • Education: Children aged 18 to 24 years old must be enrolled in full-time education, unless they have a disability preventing them from doing so.

    • Financial Support: Parents must agree to support the child financially until they turn 18, or until they finish their education, whichever comes later.

  3. Application Process For New Zealand Dependent Child Resident Visa:

    • Prepare Documentation: Gather all required documentation, including proof of your relationship to your sponsoring parent(s), such as birth certificates, adoption certificates, or legal guardianship documents.

    • Application Form: Complete the appropriate application form for the Dependent Child Resident Visa. This form can typically be found on the Immigration New Zealand website.

    • Submit Application: Submit your application along with all required documentation either online through Immigration New Zealand's website or by mail to the appropriate office.

    • Financial Support: If you are being sponsored by a parent who is a New Zealand resident rather than a citizen, they may need to provide evidence of their ability to support you financially.

    • Medical and Character Requirements: You may need to undergo a medical examination and provide evidence of good character, including police certificates from any country where you have lived for more than 12 months since turning 17.

    • Wait for Decision: Once your application is submitted, you will need to wait for a decision from Immigration New Zealand. Processing times can vary depending on various factors such as the completeness of your application and the workload of immigration officers.

Dependent child resident visa Processing Time

Starting the Application Today: 11-07-2024

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Benefits of New-zealand Dependent Child Resident Visa

Live, work, and study in New Zealand while the primary visa holder is on their visa.

Access to New Zealand's healthcare system (conditions apply).

Enjoy New Zealand's high quality of life and natural beauty.

Children can attend New Zealand schools (conditions apply).

Potential pathway to permanent residency for the entire family.

Take advantage of New Zealand's strong economy and job opportunities.

Travel freely within New Zealand and explore its diverse landscapes.

Become part of a close-knit community and make lifelong connections.

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