Author: Tri-Nations Migrations

How do I know if I am eligible for New Zealand immigration?

Are you ready to make the leap and start immigrating to New Zealand? It may surprise you to know that right now, New Zealand is welcoming healthcare workers, construction workers, veterinarians and agricultural mobile plant operators amongst others. People with job offers of over $106,000 where there is a recognised skill shortage and anybody with a job offer from a company that is working on specific government projects, events, and

Australia’s capital cities: Where is it cheaper to live?

You’ve made the big decision: you’re immigrating to Australia! The next life-changing decision you need to make is: which of Australia’s beautiful cities do you want to call home? With exchange rates brutalising South Africans, we must be very careful that we get the most for our money when we emigrate, so the cost of living in various cities must be considered. The cost of living in first world cities

Time running out for Australia’s Investor Category

The Australian government is making several key changes to the requirements for its business and investor visas. If you wish to apply for an Australia investor category visa, you need to apply as soon as possible to keep up with the new requirements. Changes to Australia’s Business and Investor Category Visas To assist Australia’s economic recovery, the number of places for Provisional Business Innovation and Investment visas has nearly doubled

New Zealand Parent Retired Resident Visa Category open for processing

After being put on hold for three years, New Zealand’s Parent Retired Resident Visa is open for business. This visa allows New Zealand residents to sponsor their retired parent to become a resident. New Zealand has long been a popular destination for retirees thanks to its beautiful natural landscapes, pleasant climate, relaxed lifestyle and high quality of life. The country is ranked fourth in the world for its international reputation,

Key Changes to Australia’s Visas

Emigration to Australia has been impacted by Australia’s recent Federal Budget that included plans to counteract the effects of COVID-19 on immigration. While the 2020/21 cap for the migration programme stays at 160 000 places, the balance between the incoming Skills stream and the Family stream has changed. Family visas  The number of places allocated to the Family stream has increased by 61.75%, with the majority going to Partner visas.

Who can travel to New Zealand at this time?

COVID-19 has turned everything upside down – especially travel and emigration to New Zealand. Those who can travel to New Zealand include critical health and disability workers and “other critical workers”. 1. Critical health and disability workers  This category includes the likes of: Registered health practitioners as set out in the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 Internationally qualified nurses Paramedics and ambulance workers Technical and support staff working in theatres,

How do I know if I am eligible for New Zealand emigration?

You may be eligible to emigrate to New Zealand with their Skilled Migrant Category Resident Visa. Check if you qualify using this point guide. Prerequisites to apply for a Skilled Migrant Category Resident Visa  To be eligible for this visa, you must meet all these minimum requirements:         An acceptable standard of health         Be of good character         Have proven

Australia’s capital cities: Where is it cheaper to live?

If you are considering emigration to Australia, you no doubt want to get as much bang for your buck – or rand – as possible. So you may be asking, in which of Australia’s capital cities is it cheaper to live? Here is an idea of the average cost of living (in Australian dollars) for the main hubs: Melbourne  Accommodation: A hefty chunk of money is invested in accommodation, so

Do I Qualify For A Fast-Tracked Australian Global Talent Visa?

Introduced last year with a target of 5000 visas available, the Australian government just announced a threefold increase to 15,000 global talent visas for the 2020/21 year. These visas will receive priority processing within +/- 2 months. In particular, this Visa aims to target the following seven sectors: AgTech Space and advanced manufacturing FinTech Energy and mining technology MedTech Cyber security Quantum Information, Advanced Digital, Data Science and ICT To

All You Need to Know About Public Healthcare in New Zealand

With Jacinda Ardern’s recent victory, emigrating from South Africa to New Zealand is more appealing than ever. But before you take the leap, and in light of the global COVID-19 pandemic, it is helpful to research healthcare in New Zealand. Private vs Public Healthcare Just like South Africa, there is both private and public healthcare in New Zealand. The private sector is used to speed up non-emergency care and it