N.Z. Visa fees increased

The New Zealand Government announced the increases in the new fees and levies in a public notice. 

According to the notice issued by the local Immigrating office, circulating locally, the new fees are subject to change pending advice from Immigration of New Zealand’s Head Office. 

For Samoan passport holders, it will now cost $305 for visitor visas and limited visas. Limited visa for Recognized Seasonal Employer is $500, student visa is $395, work visa $745, work visa for residential, partnership and talent is $1,110 and permanent resident is $370.

For first endorsement citizenship the fee is $265 and second endorsement $170 while residence for family visa is $2,580 and residence through the Samoan quota is $1,395. According to the notice the transfer of physical label is $230 and call out fee is $560. 

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