2013/14 ESTIMATES EXAMINATION SUPPLEMENTARY QUESTIONS 1 20

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "2013/14 ESTIMATES EXAMINATION SUPPLEMENTARY QUESTIONS 1 20"

Transcription

1 2013/14 ESTIMATES EXAMINATION SUPPLEMENTARY QUESTIONS 1 20 VOTE IMMIGRATION There is no Department of Immigration. Vote Immigration is part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment (MBIE) and comprises Immigration New Zealand, immigration policy and research, the Immigration Advisors Authority, legal and corporate support. 1. How much is estimated to be spent on settling refugees received within the 150 quota from Australia in each of the next 4 years? The estimated spend from Vote: Immigration to resettle refugees received within the 150 quota from Australia will be a relative proportion of that outlined in response to Question S. 2. How many overseas based ernployees does the Department of Immigration have, where are they located? How does that compare to the five previous financial years? immigration New Zealand has 412 overseas based employees located in Apia, Bangkok, Beijing, Guangzhou, Dubai, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Los Angeles, London, Manila, Moscow, Mumbai, New Delhi, Nuku'alofa, Pretoria, Shanghai, Singapore, Suva, Sydney and Washington. The table below provides figures for the number of offshore staff, including locally engaged staff and seconded NZ staff. Staff Year ( headcount) The growth in staff numbers, in particular in the last year, enables lnz to provide support for and facilitate the growth for New Zealand in the Asia market, especially with Chinese visitor numbers, which have more than doubled over the last four years. The numbers include the provision of a seconded staff member supporting China Southern Airlines to facilitate the entry of Chinese visitors. Vote Immigration Supplementary Estimates Questionnaire 2013/14 1

2 What overseas offices does the Department of Immigration have? What is the expected cost for each office for the upcoming financial year, and how does that compare with the previous five years? Immigration New Zealand has overseas offices in: Apia, Bangkok, Beijing, Guangzhou, Dubai, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Los Angeles, London, Manila, Moscow, Mumbai, New Delhi, Nuku'alofa, Pretoria, Shanghai, Singapore, Suva, Sydney and Washington. The consolidated internal 2013/14 budget for the Ministry has not been finalised. Labour's Financial Reviews. 4~ How many Immigration New Zealand staff will be seconded to offshore postings in the upcoming financial year? How does this compare to the previous five years? Please break these down by job title, including managers. The table below shows the number of Immigration New Zealand staff who are planned to be seconded to offshore postings from July 2013: Job title Area Manager Market Manager l mm~ration Manager Risk Analyst Total No. of NZ staff (Note a new management structure for Visa Services is being implemented from 1 July 2014 so roles and titles have changed from previous years.) New Zealand Staff Seconded Offshore Title Branch Manager Immigration Manager Manager Risk & Assurance Regional Lia!son Officer Regional Manager Asia/Middle East Regional Manager EuropelAfricalAmericas Regional Manager Europe/Africa/Mid East Regional Manager North Asia Regional Manager South Asia Risk Ana!yst Senior Account Manager USA Airline Liaison Officer rmm!~ration Manager, Risk Total (Note: Above figures for May of each year.) Vote Immigration Supplementary Estimates Questionnaire 2013/14 2

3 = How much is budgeted in 2013/14 for resettling refugees, what is it expected to be for each of the next 4 years and how does this compare to each of the last 4 years'? The amount budgeted within Immigration New Zealand for resettling an annual refugee quota of 750 (+/ 10 per cent) in 2013/14 is approximately $8.260 million. The estimated amount includes funding offshore selection missions to select referred refugees, transport of selected quota refugees to New Zealand, overall coordination for the reception programme for quota refugees at the Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre, and initial support for quota refugees to settle in the resettlement communities. The amount does not include the services provided to quota refugees by other government agencies such as the Ministries of Health, Social Development (Work and Income), Education, and Housing New Zealand Corporation. However, it does include a total of $0.750 million transferred from Votes Health and Social Development to Vote Immigration from July 2013 to enable the Ministry to manage the entire contract relating to the reception and initial integration of quota refugees into the community. It is estimated that the same amount will be budgeted frorn within Vote: Immigration for each of the next four years to resettle the annual refugee quota (of 750 +/ 10 per cent), except for the appropriation for the new Mangere Refugee Resettlement facilities, which will increase from $0.743 million to $1.593 million in 2014/15 and outyears. The budgets for the previous years are similar to that for 2013/14 except for deduction of the new appropriation related to the Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre and the Vote transfers mentioned above. = How many temporary migrant visas are expected to be processed in , what is it expected to be for each of the next 4 years and how does this compare to each of the last 4 years? The table below shows the actual temporary entry visas processed from to 2011/12 and the forecast for to 2015/16: l 2010/11 l 2011/12 1 l 2013/14 l 2014/ /16 452, , ,020_ 461,773~_ 491, , ,812.Temporary entry visas include visas for students, visitor, work, limited purpose, and foreign mission. The forecast for temporary entry visa volume is only available up to 2015/16. The next forecast round is planned for August Vote Immigration Supplementary Estimates Questionnaire 2013/14 3

4 r How many student visas are expected to be processed in 2013/14, what is it expected to be for each of the next 4 years and how does this compare to each of the last 4 years? The table below shows the actual student visas processed from to 2011/12 and the forecast for to 2015/16: 99, / , /12 91,448 92, /14 I 2014/ /16 93,090 95,665 97,309 The forecast for student visa volume is only available up to 2015/16. forecast round is planned for August The next How many visitor visas are expected to be processed in 2013/14, what is it expected to be for each of the next 4 years and how does this compare to each of the last 4 years? The table below shows the actual visitor visas processed from to 2011/12 and the forecast for to 2015/16: 171, /11 169, /12 180, , / /15 217,339 ( 236, /16 258,808 The forecast for visitor visa volume is only available up to 2015/16. The next forecast round is planned for August = How many work visas are expected to be processed in 2013/14, what is it expected to be for each of the next 4 years and how does this compare to each of the last 4 years'? The table below shows the actual work visas processed from to 2011/12 and the forecast for to 2015/16: 175, /j11 I 2011/12 169, ,700 l 2013/14 ) 2014/ /16 167, , , ,878 The forecast for work visa volume is only available up to 2015/16. The next forecast round is planned for August How many skilled migrants are expected to be accepted in 2013/14 and how does this compare to each of the last four years? The table below shows the actual skilled migrants accepted from to 2011/12 and the forecast for to 2015/16: 2010/ / / / /16 ] 13,196 10,523 11,330 11,915 11,790 12,427 12,431 The forecast for the skilled migrant volume is only available up to 2015/16. The next forecast round is planned for August Vote Immigration Supplementaty Estimates Questionnaire 2013/14 4

5 11. What changes to the New Zealand Settlement Strategy has affected Budget 2013 and how? The changes to the New Zealand Settlement Strategy have not affected Budget 2013 in that no additional funding was appropriated. 12. What is the source of and amount of third party revenue used to fund Immigration Services in 2013/14 and how does this compare to each of the last 4 years? Please provide a breakdown. Third party revenue comes from Visa applications as follows. 2010/ / Estimate /14 Estimate How much is budgeted for inspecting and enforcing breaches of immigration rules in 2013/14 and how does this compare to each of the last four years? The inspection and enforcement of breaches of immigration rules is undertaken primarily by the Intelligence, Risk and Integrity branch (IRI) which includes Border Operations, Fraud Unit, Compliance Operations, Identity Services and the Intelligence & Risk Unit. The draft budget for 2013/14 for IRI is $ million with the previous four years as following: 2010/ / ( /14 draft The variation in the earlier years is the result of the movement of some functions between sub groups within Immigration New Zealand. 14. How much is budgeted to ensure compliance with immigration visas in the Christchurch rebuild in 2013/14 and what is expected for the next four years? Compliance with immigration visa conditions in the Christchurch rebuild is undertaken primarily by the Intelligence Risk and Integrity branch (IRI) which includes Border Operations, Fraud Unit, Compliance Operations, Identity Services and the Intelligence & Risk Unit. Whilst there are specific staff located in Christchurch in both the Border and Compliance units, staff from across the whole of IRI nationally will be utilised as required. The draft budget for 2013/14 for IRI is $ million. During 2013/14 INZ will be looking at its risk, intelligence and integrity functions to ensure they are aligned and can support deliver of Vision 2015; and to ensure, through the range of mechanisms available that the right levels of capacity are available to ensure the integrity of the immigration system for New Zealand. Vote Immigration Supplementary Estimates Questionnaire 2013/14 5

6 15. How much is budgeted to provide support to migrant service organisation in Christchurch in 2013/14? How does this compare to the previous year and what is budgeted for the next four years? Immigration New Zealand funds settlement services for new migrants, their families, and their employers. Its funding is not designated to provide support to migrant service organisations, However it is supporting Canterbury Rebuild initiatives as follows: As in, $0.050 million is budgeted in 2013/14, to support the Canterbury rebuild. In 2013/14, INZ will also fund the Settlement Support New Zealand Christchurch project $0.100 million), and the 'Connecting Canterbury Employers and Newcomer Skills Programme' $0.074 million) which link the skills available in Canterbury among the migrant population, with employers who are seeking those skills.) Both programmes are delivered by the Canterbury Employers Chamber of Commerce, who has successfully delivered both programmes for a number of years. Immigration New Zealand has also led the development of a resource kit for new migrants and their employers working in the construction sector, with a particular focus on the unique environment in Canterbury. 16. What is the overseas travel budget for Immigration New Zealand for 2013/14 broken down by departmental division? How does that compare with the previous four years? The consolidated Departmental internal 2013/14 budget has not been finalised. Labour's Financial Reviews. 17. How many overseas trips to London is Immigration New Zealand budgeting for in 2013/14 and how does that compare with the previous four financial years, broken down by division? The consolidated Departmental internal 2013/14 budget has not been finalised. Labour's Financial Reviews. 18. How rnany conferences are budgeted for in the 2013!14 year? Please name the conferences and state where they will be held, who will be attending, how much international travel is involved and the estimated cost of each conference. The consolidated Departmental internal 2013/14 budget has not been finalised. Labour's Financial Reviews. However, Immigration New Zealand is planning to bring together its global leadership team during August 2013 at a cost estimated to be in the region of $0.200 million which would include the cost of all venue hire, transport and accommodation. Vote Immigration Supplementary Estimates Questionnaire 2013/14 6

7 19. What appropriations are in the 2013/14 budget for implementation of the Immigration Amendment Bill? There is no additional funding specifically appropriated in the 2013/14 budget for implementation of the Immigration Amendment Bill. 20. How many people does Immigration New Zealand expect to not record the occupation of for an application for a Special Permit or Events Visa in 2013/14 and how does this compare to each of the last 4 years? Please provide a breakdown of the reasons for which the occupation is not recorded. The table below shows the Special Purpose or Event Visas issued without an occupation recorded during the last four year: l 2010/ /12 3,430 3,845 3,002 1,833 Occupations were not recorded because some of these applications would not have required a job offer; for example, applicants who seek investment opportunities. In some locations the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) undertook work on Immigration New Zealand's behalf and these locations had no access to its Application Management System (AMS) to record an application. These locations have now ceased processing INZ applications, and all branches currently processing these visa applications have access to AMS. It is expected occupations of applicants for Special Purpose or Event Visas (with the exception of those who do not require a job offer) will be recorded at all branches of INZ. Vote Immigration Supplementary Estimates Questionnaire 2013/14 7

Transit Visa Application

Transit Visa Application OFFICE USE ONLY Client no.: Date received: / / Application no.: INZ 1019 Transit Visa Application Who can you include in your application? You can use this form to apply for a visa for a single applicant

More information

B.29[17f] Immigration New Zealand: Delivering transformational change

B.29[17f] Immigration New Zealand: Delivering transformational change B.29[17f] Immigration New Zealand: Delivering transformational change B.29[17f] Immigration New Zealand: Delivering transformational change Presented to the House of Representatives under section 20 of

More information

Working Holiday Scheme Work Visa Application

Working Holiday Scheme Work Visa Application OFFICE USE ONLY Client no.: Date received: / / Application no.: INZ 1085 Working Holiday Scheme Work Visa Application for a temporary stay in New Zealand Who should use this form? Use this form to apply

More information

Partnership Support Form for Residence

Partnership Support Form for Residence OFFICE USE ONLY Client no.: Date received: Application no.: INZ 1178 Partnership Support Form for Residence For applications under the Partnership Category of Residence Instructions tes for New Zealand

More information

Student Visa Visa Application (INZ 1012).

Student Visa Visa Application (INZ 1012). OFFICE USE ONL Client no.: Date received: / / Application no.: INZ 1012 Student Visa Application for a temporary stay in New Zealand INZ 1013 Use the guide to help you complete the application form Student

More information

Visitor Visa Application

Visitor Visa Application OFFICE USE ONLY Client no.: Date received: / / Application no.: INZ 1017 Visitor Visa Application for a temporary stay in New Zealand INZ 1018 Use the guide to help you complete the application form Visitor

More information

When filling in this form, please print clearly using CAPITAL LETTERS.

When filling in this form, please print clearly using CAPITAL LETTERS. Application for Visiting New Zealand (to travel to New Zealand or to be in New Zealand to visit) Application No. For INZ Use Only If you are in New Zealand and applying for a further permit, you need to

More information

Transit Visa Application

Transit Visa Application OFFICE USE ONLY Client no.: received: / / Application no.: INZ 1019 Transit Visa Application Who can you include in your application? You can use this form to apply for a visa for a single applicant or

More information

Work Visa/Permit Application

Work Visa/Permit Application OFFICE USE ONLY Client no.: Date received: / / Application no.: INZ 1015 Work Visa/Permit Application for a temporary stay in New Zealand Use the guide to help you complete the application form Please

More information

Student Visa/Permit Application

Student Visa/Permit Application OFFICE USE ONL Client no.: Date received: / / Application no.: INZ 1012 Student Visa/Permit Application for a temporary stay in New Zealand Use the guide to help you complete the application form Please

More information

Student Visa/Permit Application

Student Visa/Permit Application OFFICE USE ONL Client no.: Date received: / / Application no.: INZ 1012 Student Visa/Permit Application for a temporary stay in New Zealand Use the guide to help you complete the application form Please

More information

Visitor s Visa/Permit Application

Visitor s Visa/Permit Application OFFICE USE ONLY Client no.: Date received: / / Application no.: Immigration Advisers Licensing Act 2007 Under the Immigration Advisers Licensing Act 2007, anyone giving immigration advice will have have

More information

INZ forms accepted by INZ offices 8 May 2017

INZ forms accepted by INZ offices 8 May 2017 INZ forms accepted by INZ offices 8 May 2017 Form 1000 Residence under Family Category, Residence from Work Category, and special instructions March 2015, December 2015 and April 2016 s accepted until

More information

Residence Visa/Permit Application

Residence Visa/Permit Application OFFICE USE ONLY Client no.: received: Application no.: For further information on immigration visit www.immigration.govt.nz INZ 1000 Residence Visa/Permit Application under Family Category, Residence from

More information

Executive summary. Migration Trends and Outlook 2014/15

Executive summary. Migration Trends and Outlook 2014/15 Executive summary This annual report is the 15th in a series that examines trends in temporary and permanent migration to and from New Zealand. The report updates trends to 2014/15 and compares recent

More information

Migration Trends Key Indicators December 2014

Migration Trends Key Indicators December 2014 Migration Trends Key Indicators December 214 Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) Hikina Whakatutuki - Lifting to make successful MBIE develops and delivers policy, services, advice and

More information

Table 10.1 Registered Foreigners by Nationality:

Table 10.1 Registered Foreigners by Nationality: Table 10.1 Registered Foreigners by Nationality: 1950-2006 Korea China Brazil Philippines Peru U. S. A. Thailand Viet Nam Indonesia 1950 598,696 544,903 40,481 169 367 178 4,962 73 25 257 1951 621,993

More information

In our second newsletter of 2015, we have recent immigration updates for you in Australia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore and Thailand.

In our second newsletter of 2015, we have recent immigration updates for you in Australia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore and Thailand. June 2015 In our second newsletter of 2015, we have recent immigration updates for you in Australia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore and Thailand. This immigration newsletter is brought to

More information

LEGAL ISSUES AFFECTING RELIGIOUS FREEDOM: ASIA AREA JULY 8, 2015

LEGAL ISSUES AFFECTING RELIGIOUS FREEDOM: ASIA AREA JULY 8, 2015 LEGAL ISSUES AFFECTING RELIGIOUS FREEDOM: ASIA AREA JULY 8, 2015 Asia Area: Background Includes 22 countries/territories Of the 22, the LDS Church has activities or operations in 18 Nothing in Bhutan,

More information

THE CPA AUSTRALIA ASIA-PACIFIC SMALL BUSINESS SURVEY 2015 VIETNAM REPORT

THE CPA AUSTRALIA ASIA-PACIFIC SMALL BUSINESS SURVEY 2015 VIETNAM REPORT THE CPA AUSTRALIA ASIA-PACIFIC SMALL BUSINESS SURVEY 2015 VIETNAM REPORT 2 THE CPA AUSTRALIA ASIA-PACIFIC SMALL BUSINESS SURVEY 2015 VIETNAM REPORT LEGAL NOTICE CPA Australia Ltd ( CPA Australia ) is one

More information

Migration Trends Key Indicators Report

Migration Trends Key Indicators Report Migration Trends Key Indicators Report June 214 MB 12939 August 14 Photograph by Chris WIlliams Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) Hikina Whakatutuki Lifting to make successful MBIE

More information

darwininnovationhub.com.au

darwininnovationhub.com.au Creating pathways to the future MIGRANT INNOVATION NORTHERN TERRITORY PROGRAM A unique opportunity for you to migrate to Darwin, Northern Territory Australia darwininnovationhub.com.au New Delhi Rizhao,

More information

Vision Trusted Partner. Outstanding Service. Best People. Immigration New Zealand Vision

Vision Trusted Partner. Outstanding Service. Best People. Immigration New Zealand Vision Vision 2015 Immigration New Zealand Vision 2015 1 2 Contents Part 1 Introduction 4 Part 2 Vision 8 INZ strategic direction... 9 The case for change... 11 BDP contribution to strategic direction... 12 Impact...

More information

Community profile Multicultural sector / Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities

Community profile Multicultural sector / Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities Community profile Multicultural sector / Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities The Christchurch City Council works collaboratively with a large number of Multicultural sector agencies,

More information

Rethinking Australian Migration

Rethinking Australian Migration Rethinking Australian Migration Stephen Castles University of Sydney Department of Sociology and Social Policy Challenges to Australian migration model 1. Changes in global and regional migration 2. From

More information

Levels and Trends of International Migration in Asia and the Pacific

Levels and Trends of International Migration in Asia and the Pacific Expert Group Meeting on International Migration and Development in Asia and the Pacific Bangkok, Thailand, 20-21 September 2008 Levels and Trends of International Migration in Asia and the Pacific Sabine

More information

AUSTRALIA.DISRUPTED PRESENTATION TO THE GLOBAL RESEARCH-INTENSIVE UNIVERSITIES NETWORK

AUSTRALIA.DISRUPTED PRESENTATION TO THE GLOBAL RESEARCH-INTENSIVE UNIVERSITIES NETWORK AUSTRALIA.DISRUPTED PRESENTATION TO THE GLOBAL RESEARCH-INTENSIVE UNIVERSITIES NETWORK Australia. Disrupted Is China s rise the biggest disruption Australia has ever faced? And the second is: Is Australia

More information

Migration and Labour Force Trends

Migration and Labour Force Trends Migration and Labour Force Trends Welington Overview 2015 immigration.govt.nz 2 Table of Contents Wellington Executive Summary 2 Introduction 3 Background 4 Wellington s migrant demographics 6 Migration

More information

Migration Trends Key Indicators Report

Migration Trends Key Indicators Report Migration Trends Key Indicators Report June 2012 DOL 12176 AUG 12 MIGRATION TRENDS KEY INDICATORS REPORT: JUNE 2012 Purpose This report summarises key indicators of migration trends for the 2011/12 financial

More information

Private action for contempt of court?

Private action for contempt of court? Private action for contempt of court? May 2018 Private action for contempt of court? May 2018 1 Private action for contempt of court? Introduction In March, the UK Supreme Court handed down a landmark

More information

Migration and Labour Force Trends

Migration and Labour Force Trends Bay of Plenty Overview 2014 immigration.govt.nz 2 ISBN 978-0-478-43369-2 May, 2015 Crown Copyright 2015 The material contained in this report is subject to Crown copyright protection unless otherwise indicated.

More information

On the Chinese market there are currently two types of outbound travelers: the business/technical visits travelers and the tourist travelers.

On the Chinese market there are currently two types of outbound travelers: the business/technical visits travelers and the tourist travelers. Chinese Visitors The number of Chinese visitors traveling to the United States has been steadily growing over the past 10 years. However, the Chinese government has yet to designate the United States as

More information

Briefing for the Incoming Minister of Immigration. 26 October 2017

Briefing for the Incoming Minister of Immigration. 26 October 2017 Briefing for the Incoming Minister of Immigration 26 October 2017 Contents 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Portfolio Overview... 3 Purpose... 3 Introduction to New Zealand s immigration system... 3 Key immigration statistics...

More information

Migration and Labour Force Trends

Migration and Labour Force Trends Southland Overview 2014 immigration.govt.nz 2 ISBN 978-0-478-43371-5 May, 2015 Crown Copyright 2015 The material contained in this report is subject to Crown copyright protection unless otherwise indicated.

More information

There have been many theories expressed to explain the current NOM, including:

There have been many theories expressed to explain the current NOM, including: Dispelling the Myths About Australia s Population Growth By Mark Webster 12/05/2010 The 2010 Intergenerational Report has opened up a debate in Australia about what Australia's population should be long

More information

Migration and Labour Force Trends

Migration and Labour Force Trends Migration and Labour Force Trends Northland Overview 2014 immigration.govt.nz 2 ISBN 978-0-908335-20-6 May, 2015 Crown Copyright 2015 The material contained in this report is subject to Crown copyright

More information

Migration and Labour Force Trends

Migration and Labour Force Trends Migration and Labour Force Trends Manawatu-Whanganui Overview 2015 immigration.govt.nz 2 Table of Contents Manawatu-Whanganui Executive Summary 2 Introduction 4 Background 5 Manawatu-Whanganui s migrant

More information

Bringing the best skills New Zealand needs to prosper

Bringing the best skills New Zealand needs to prosper Bringing the best skills New Zealand needs to prosper Supporting growth - a regional settlement model Immigration New Zealand Settlement, Protection & Attraction (SPA) Marcus Weight Manager, Regional Migrant

More information

CHINA INTERNATIONAL INBOUND TRAVEL MARKET PROFILE (2015) 2015 U.S. Travel Association. All Rights Reserved.

CHINA INTERNATIONAL INBOUND TRAVEL MARKET PROFILE (2015) 2015 U.S. Travel Association. All Rights Reserved. CHINA INTERNATIONAL INBOUND TRAVEL PROFILE (2015) 2015 U.S. Travel Association. All Rights Reserved. SUMMARY China is one of the fastest-growing inbound travel markets to the United States; it is consistently

More information

Migration and Labour Force Trends

Migration and Labour Force Trends Migration and Labour Force Trends Taranaki Overview 2015 immigration.govt.nz 2 Table of Contents Taranaki Executive Summary 2 Introduction 3 Background 4 Taranaki s migrant demographics 6 Migration and

More information

When Can A South Island Contribution Work Visa Be Granted as an Exception to The Rules?

When Can A South Island Contribution Work Visa Be Granted as an Exception to The Rules? When Can A South Island Contribution Work Visa Be Granted as an Exception to The Rules? Long term migrant workers in the South Island may already be aware of the significant announcement this year by the

More information

MEETING THE NEED FOR PERSONAL MOBILITY. A. World and regional population growth and distribution

MEETING THE NEED FOR PERSONAL MOBILITY. A. World and regional population growth and distribution 30 II. MEETING THE NEED FOR PERSONAL MOBILITY A. World and regional population growth and distribution The world population grew at an annual rate of 1.4 per cent between 1990 and 2000. This is slightly

More information

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women United Nations CEDAW/C/NZL/CO/7/Add.1 Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women Distr.: General 3 December 2014 English, French and Spanish only Original: English Committee

More information

OUTWARD MIGRATION FROM NEW ZEALAND

OUTWARD MIGRATION FROM NEW ZEALAND OUTWARD MIGRATION FROM NEW ZEALAND Manuila Tausi 24 October 2012 Outline Background Objectives of the study Data integration process Movements Profile of migrants Retention of migrants Duration of stay

More information

Pakistan 2.5 Europe 11.5 Bangladesh 2.0 Japan 1.8 Philippines 1.3 Viet Nam 1.2 Thailand 1.0

Pakistan 2.5 Europe 11.5 Bangladesh 2.0 Japan 1.8 Philippines 1.3 Viet Nam 1.2 Thailand 1.0 173 People Snapshots Asia and the Pacific accounts for nearly 55% of global population and 6 of the world s 10 most populous economies. The region s population is forecast to grow by almost 1 billion by

More information

Migrant Youth: A statistical profile of recently arrived young migrants. immigration.govt.nz

Migrant Youth: A statistical profile of recently arrived young migrants. immigration.govt.nz Migrant Youth: A statistical profile of recently arrived young migrants. immigration.govt.nz ABOUT THIS REPORT Published September 2017 By Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment 15 Stout Street

More information

China's New Exit-Entry Law Targets Illegal Foreigners July 2012

China's New Exit-Entry Law Targets Illegal Foreigners July 2012 China's New Exit-Entry Law Targets Illegal Foreigners July 2012 Further information If you would like further information on any aspect of the alert please contact a person mentioned below or the person

More information

STUDENT VISA HOLDERS WHO LAST HELD A VISITOR OR WHM VISA Student Visa Grant Data

STUDENT VISA HOLDERS WHO LAST HELD A VISITOR OR WHM VISA Student Visa Grant Data STUDENT VISA HOLDERS WHO LAST HELD A VISITOR OR WHM VISA 2013-14 Student Visa Grant Data Over 40,000 or 14% of all student visa grantees in 2013-14 last held a visitor or WHM visa Visa grants by sector

More information

East Asia and the Pacific

East Asia and the Pacific Major developments Australia Brunei Darussalam Cambodia China Democratic People's Republic of Korea Fiji Indonesia Japan Lao People s Democratic Republic Malaysia Mongolia Nauru New Zealand Papua New Guinea

More information

INZ Tourism & Hospitality Data and Insights. December 2017

INZ Tourism & Hospitality Data and Insights. December 2017 INZ Tourism & Hospitality Data and Insights December 2017 Contents Work and Residence Visa: Key Occupations (3-4) Spotlight on Post-Study Employer Assisted visas (5-9) Working Holiday Visa (10) China Visitor

More information

Possible models for the UK/EU relationship

Possible models for the UK/EU relationship Possible models for the UK/EU relationship This paper summarizes some potential alternative models for the UK s future relationship with the European Union, together with the key differences between the

More information

New Zealand Residence Programme. CABINET PAPER (October 2016)

New Zealand Residence Programme. CABINET PAPER (October 2016) New Zealand Residence Programme CABINET PAPER (October 2016) This document has been proactively released. Redactions made to the document have been made consistent with provisions of the Official Information

More information

CHINA MARKET PROFILE. The Demographics

CHINA MARKET PROFILE. The Demographics CHINA MARKET PROFILE The Demographics In 2004, China, the most populous country in the world, had a total population of 1,298,847,624 (July 2004) one-fifth of the world s total. The population density

More information

Who can create jobs in america? The American Worker Perspective on U.S. Job Creation

Who can create jobs in america? The American Worker Perspective on U.S. Job Creation Who can create jobs in america? The American Worker Perspective on U.S. Job Creation Who can create jobs in america? The perspectives of a CFO master class The American Worker Perspective on U.S. Job Creation

More information

QUANTIFYING TRANSNATIONALISM: ASIAN SKILLED MIGRATION TO AUSTRALIA

QUANTIFYING TRANSNATIONALISM: ASIAN SKILLED MIGRATION TO AUSTRALIA QUANTIFYING TRANSNATIONALISM: ASIAN SKILLED MIGRATION TO AUSTRALIA by Graeme Hugo Federation Fellow Professor of Geography and Director of the National Centre for Social Applications of GIS The University

More information

Ethical Dilemma Immigration Policy

Ethical Dilemma Immigration Policy www.graduateskills.edu.au 1 Ethical Dilemma Immigration Policy Description Immigration and economic policy: an exercise in critical thinking and addressing ethical issues. Task Type In class activity,

More information

Do you want to be in Australia on a permanent or temporary basis? Temporary Visas

Do you want to be in Australia on a permanent or temporary basis? Temporary Visas Julie, David & the staff of 888 Migration Services thought that you may like a brief rundown of each visa category & the types of visa s you may be eligible for. At the current time there are around 104

More information

Litigation Strategies in Europe MIP Global IP & Innovation Summit

Litigation Strategies in Europe MIP Global IP & Innovation Summit Litigation Strategies in Europe MIP Global IP & Innovation Summit Paul Brown, Partner, London 4 September 2013 What will this talk cover? What factors does a litigant need to consider when litigating patents

More information

Migration Trends Key Indicators Report

Migration Trends Key Indicators Report Migration Trends Key Indicators Report June 2013 DOL 12433.1 AUG 13 Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) Hikina Whakatutuki Lifting to make successful MBIE develops and delivers policy,

More information

The Australian Partner Visa Guide

The Australian Partner Visa Guide We have made it easy for you to find a PDF Ebooks without any digging. And by having access to our ebooks online or by storing it on your computer, you have convenient answers with the australian partner

More information

2018/19 Estimates for Vote Labour Market

2018/19 Estimates for Vote Labour Market 2018/19 Estimates for Vote Labour Market Report of the Education and Workforce Committee July 2018 Contents Recommendation... 2 Introduction... 2 Accident Compensation Corporation appropriations... 2 ACC

More information

Risk and Return. Foreign Direct Investment and the Rule of Law. Briefing Note

Risk and Return. Foreign Direct Investment and the Rule of Law. Briefing Note Risk and Return Foreign Direct Investment and the Rule of Law Briefing Note Risk and Return Foreign Direct Investment and the Rule of Law 3 Briefing Note Background and objectives The Economist Intelligence

More information

Table of Contents. List of Figures 2. Executive Summary 3. 1 Introduction 4

Table of Contents. List of Figures 2. Executive Summary 3. 1 Introduction 4 Table of Contents List of Figures 2 Executive Summary 3 1 Introduction 4 2 Innovating Contributions 5 2.1 Americans 5 2.2 Australia, New Zealand and Pacific 6 2.3 Europe, Africa and Middle East 7 2.4 Japan

More information

2014 Visa Vue Analysis Greater Portland Region Prepared by:

2014 Visa Vue Analysis Greater Portland Region Prepared by: 2014 Visa Vue Analysis Greater Portland Region Prepared by: Kreg Lindberg Central Oregon Research Services cors@bendbroadband.com (541) 617-8878 US Department of Commerce In 2014, 75 million international

More information

Business Plan

Business Plan Business Plan 2019 20 Office of Immigration Crown copyright, Province of Nova Scotia, 2019 Budget 2019-20: Business Plan March 2019 ISBN: 978-1-55457-936-5 Contents Message from the Minister... 2 Mandate,

More information

DOL The Labour Market and Settlement Outcomes of Migrant Partners in New Zealand

DOL The Labour Market and Settlement Outcomes of Migrant Partners in New Zealand DOL 12414 The Labour Market and Settlement Outcomes of Migrant Partners in New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) Hikina Whakatutuki Lifting to make successful MBIE develops

More information

THAILAND: Your Partner for growing market in ASIA

THAILAND: Your Partner for growing market in ASIA THAILAND: Your Partner for growing market in ASIA Chanin khaochan Director- Frankfurt Office Thailand Board of Investment Chanin@boi.go.th THAILAND IN BRIEF Capital Bangkok Land Area 514,000 sq.km Population

More information

THE NORTHERN TERRITORY S RY S OVERSEAS BORN POPULATION

THE NORTHERN TERRITORY S RY S OVERSEAS BORN POPULATION STUDIES RESEARCH BRIEF ISSUE Number 2008010 School for Social and Policy Research 2008 Population Studies Group School for Social and Policy Research Charles Darwin University Northern Territory 0909 dean.carson@cdu.edu.au

More information

Economic Relations between Mexico and Japan in the Asia-Pacific Era. June 11, 2015 Hiroyuki Ishige Chairman and CEO

Economic Relations between Mexico and Japan in the Asia-Pacific Era. June 11, 2015 Hiroyuki Ishige Chairman and CEO 1 Economic Relations between Mexico and Japan in the Asia-Pacific Era June 11, 2015 Hiroyuki Ishige Chairman and CEO MPEA (Mexican Pork Exporters Association) 2 By courtesy of Mexican Pork Exporters Association

More information

Global Career Survey

Global Career Survey Meet Your Opportunity Global Career Survey A Survey on the Actual Situation on Finding Employment and Changing Jobs for University Graduates in their 20s and 30s. -- The world s unique survey to make possible

More information

CITY OF VAUGHAN EXTRACT FROM COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES OF OCTOBER 24, 2017

CITY OF VAUGHAN EXTRACT FROM COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES OF OCTOBER 24, 2017 CITY OF VAUGHAN EXTRACT FROM COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES OF OCTOBER 24, 2017 Item 11, Report No. 35, of the Committee of the Whole, which was adopted, as amended, by the Council of the City of Vaughan on October

More information

Submission to. Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment. on the. Consultation on an Electronic Travel Authority

Submission to. Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment. on the. Consultation on an Electronic Travel Authority Submission to Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment on the Consultation on an Electronic Travel Authority Date: 20 July 2018 Tourism Industry Aotearoa (TIA) welcomes the opportunity to comment

More information

Regional Migration Trends

Regional Migration Trends Regional Migration Trends Hawke s Bay Overview 2015/16 immigration.govt.nz For more information www.immigration.govt.nz www.mbie.govt.nz Publishing date: December 2017 ISSN 2538-0338 Crown Copyright 2017

More information

Quarterly Labour Market Report. February 2017

Quarterly Labour Market Report. February 2017 Quarterly Labour Market Report February 2017 MB14052 Feb 2017 Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) Hikina Whakatutuki - Lifting to make successful MBIE develops and delivers policy, services,

More information

MANAGING LABOUR MIGRATION: TECHNOLOGY WORKERS

MANAGING LABOUR MIGRATION: TECHNOLOGY WORKERS MANAGING LABOUR MIGRATION: TECHNOLOGY WORKERS The 7th ADBI-OECD-ILO Roundtable on Labour Migration in Asia 18-19 January 2017 Asian Development Bank, Manila Philippines 1 WITH YOU TODAY MARK BUCHANAN Partner

More information

External migration. Executive summary

External migration. Executive summary 21/4 7 March 21 External migration Executive summary New Zealand s permanent and long-term migrant flows have oscillated between positive and negative net figures over the last 4 years, with a net gain

More information

ADVENTUROUS EXPATS HEAD TO ASIA. Eat the local food and enjoy domestic travel. It's cheap and easy. Expat in Vietnam

ADVENTUROUS EXPATS HEAD TO ASIA. Eat the local food and enjoy domestic travel. It's cheap and easy. Expat in Vietnam News Release 22 October, 2014 ADVENTUROUS EXPATS HEAD TO ASIA Eat the local food and enjoy domestic travel. It's cheap and easy. Expat in Vietnam Study Hiragana, Katakana & Kanji (written Japanese) as

More information

Regional Migration Trends

Regional Migration Trends Regional Migration Trends Auckland Overview 2015/16 immigration.govt.nz For more information www.immigration.govt.nz www.mbie.govt.nz Publishing date: December 2017 ISSN 2538-0303 Crown Copyright 2017

More information

Regulations on the Management of the Employment of Foreigners in China (Revised in 2017)

Regulations on the Management of the Employment of Foreigners in China (Revised in 2017) Regulations on the Management of the Employment of Foreigners in China (Revised in 2017) RIVER DELTA Issuing authority: Ministry of Human Resources & Social Security Date issued: 13-03 -2017 Effective

More information

Law Introducing Rules for Localization of Personal Data of Russian Citizens

Law Introducing Rules for Localization of Personal Data of Russian Citizens Law Introducing Rules for Localization of Personal Data of Russian Citizens Natalia Gulyaeva Partner, Head of IPMT practice for Russia/CIS Moscow Bret Cohen Associate, Privacy & Information Management

More information

Application for a Variation of Conditions or a Variation of Travel Conditions

Application for a Variation of Conditions or a Variation of Travel Conditions OFFICE USE ONLY Client no.: Date received: / / Application no.: INZ 1020 Application for a Variation of Conditions or a Variation of Travel Conditions for changing the conditions of a temporary visa Who

More information

Regional Migration Trends

Regional Migration Trends Regional Migration Trends Manawatu-Whanganui Overview 2015/16 immigration.govt.nz For more information www.immigration.govt.nz www.mbie.govt.nz Publishing date: December 2017 ISSN 2538-0419 Crown Copyright

More information

VISITOR VISAS FOR ASIAN MARKETS:

VISITOR VISAS FOR ASIAN MARKETS: VISITOR VISAS FOR ASIAN MARKETS: COMPARISON BETWEEN AUSTRALIA AND KEY COMPETITORS Key Findings of Research Paper by Griffith Institute for Tourism, commissioned by Tourism Accommodation Australia MAY 2018

More information

IR-11: Functions of Cities Brainstorming. Machine- or Factory-Made Goods. Handmade Goods. Benefits. Challenges

IR-11: Functions of Cities Brainstorming. Machine- or Factory-Made Goods. Handmade Goods. Benefits. Challenges IR-11: Functions of Cities Brainstorming Handmade Goods Machine- or Factory-Made Goods Benefits Challenges 2014 Region 4 Education Service Center Geography by Design, Volume 3 IR-12: Functions of Cities

More information

Community perceptions of migrants and immigration. D e c e m b e r

Community perceptions of migrants and immigration. D e c e m b e r Community perceptions of migrants and immigration D e c e m b e r 0 1 OBJECTIVES AND SUMMARY OBJECTIVES The purpose of this research is to build an evidence base and track community attitudes towards migrants

More information

International Commercial Disputes Tribunal - ICDT

International Commercial Disputes Tribunal - ICDT www.houseofjustice.org www.arbitrationhub.org www.mediationhub.org TM Federation of Integrated Conflict Management One World, One Organization www.arbitrationhub.org TM International Commercial Disputes

More information

Settling in New Zealand

Settling in New Zealand Settling in New Zealand Migrants perceptions of their experience 2015 Migrant Survey ISBN 978-1-98-851761-2 (online) May 2017 Disclaimer The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment has made every

More information

MOVING EMPLOYEES GLOBALLY:

MOVING EMPLOYEES GLOBALLY: MANAGING THE GLOBAL WORKFORCE WEBINAR SERIES MOVING EMPLOYEES GLOBALLY: STRATEGIES FOR NAVIGATING COMMON CHALLENGES Nicholas Hobson Rebecca Kelly K. Lesli Ligorner Eleanor Pelta June 6, 2018 2018 Morgan,

More information

Migration and Labour Force Trends

Migration and Labour Force Trends Migration and Labour Force Trends Otago Overview 2015 immigration.govt.nz 2 Table of Contents Otago Executive Summary 2 Introduction 3 Background 4 Otago migrant demographics 6 Migration and the Otago

More information

Relentless Pursuit of Great Service, Innovation and Contribution to the Community

Relentless Pursuit of Great Service, Innovation and Contribution to the Community Relentless Pursuit of Great Service, Innovation and Contribution to the Community Legal - Immigration - Webcast Immigrating to Canada As a Temporary or Permanent Resident 2012 Presentation Canadian Immigration

More information

WELCOME TO NEW ZEALAND

WELCOME TO NEW ZEALAND WELCOME TO NEW ZEALAND Future Proof Video Moving from Good to Great student experience International Student Wellbeing Strategy Economic Wellbeing Quality Education Health and Wellbeing Inclusion International

More information

MONTHLY MIGRATION TRENDS

MONTHLY MIGRATION TRENDS MONTHLY MIGRATION TRENDS FEBRUARY 2010 DOL11131.9 JAN 10 MIGRATION TRENDS KEY INDICATORS REPORT: FEBRUARY 2010 Purpose This report provides a brief summary of migration trends for the 2009/10 financial

More information

Licensing Toolkit December 2017

Licensing Toolkit December 2017 Licensing Toolkit December 2017 Contents Purpose 4 Who needs a licence?... 5 Definition of immigration advice... 5 Definition of immigration matter... 5 Immigration advice excludes... 6 Publicly available

More information

8th International Metropolis Conference, Vienna, September 2003

8th International Metropolis Conference, Vienna, September 2003 8th International Metropolis Conference, Vienna, 15-19 September 2003 YOUNG MIGRANT SETTLEMENT EXPERIENCES IN NEW ZEALAND: LINGUISTIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ASPECTS Noel Watts and Cynthia White New Settlers

More information

The China and Asia Meetings Industry Research Report 2011

The China and Asia Meetings Industry Research Report 2011 The China Incentive, Business Travel & Meetings Exhibition 30 August - 1 September 2011 China National Convention Centre, Beijing, China The China and Asia Meetings Industry Research Report 2011 CIBTM

More information

Education in an Era of Superdiversity We Must Do Better Now

Education in an Era of Superdiversity We Must Do Better Now We Must Do Better Now Adjunct Professor University of Canterbury Christchurch NEW ZEALAND david.mitchell@canterbury.ac.nz Where on Earth is New Zealand?. * VISIT NEW ZEALAND! PHOTOS: JOHAN LOLOS VISIT

More information

BSD2 (Work & Visitor) DETAILED IMPACT ASSESSMENT

BSD2 (Work & Visitor) DETAILED IMPACT ASSESSMENT BSD2 (Work & Visitor) DETAILED IMPACT ASSESSMENT Prepared By Vision 2015 Business Transition team Date Monday, 15 June 2015 Version 1.3 Status Review MBIE USE ONLY IN CONFIDENCE Document Information Document

More information

During 2005, significant progress was made in the

During 2005, significant progress was made in the Australia Cambodia China Democratic People s Republic of Korea Indonesia Japan Lao People s Democratic Republic Malaysia Mongolia Myanmar New Zealand Papua New Guinea Philippines Republic of Korea Singapore

More information

Changes at the Border

Changes at the Border Changes at the Border The New Zealand Government is making several changes that will affect international visitors travelling to New Zealand, including: introducing an International Conservation and Visitor

More information

International Travel and Migration: March 2011

International Travel and Migration: March 2011 International Travel and Migration: March 2011 Embargoed until 10:45am 04 May 2011 Highlights In March 2011 compared with March 2010: Visitor arrivals (215,600) were down 11 percent. Fewer visitors arrived

More information