As specialist immigration lawyers,

we are committed to achieving the goals of migrant individuals and families, and ensuring the success of New Zealand based employers and businesses.

Whether you are looking to migrate to New Zealand, are already in New Zealand and seeking advice on your options for staying here, or need assistance to resolve a particular immigration issue, our highly experienced team is here to help.

Our team thrives on opportunities. We pride ourselves on giving honest advice on the available options, comprehensive and high-quality representation at a competitive price, and a level of communication second to none.

Proven Track Record

At Saunders & Co Immigration we pride ourselves on our results.

We have built up an impressive track record of successfully managing the move to New Zealand for many individuals and families and of navigating the grant of temporary visas, residency and citizenship to employees, business persons, investors and family. We advise and collaborate with New Zealand businesses across all industries to facilitate their labour needs.

 

This means that regardless of how unique and complicated your situation is, you should be talking to us about your options and getting the right advice for you. We deliver quality results at competitive rates and are available when you need us.

Individuals and Families

We can assist you with obtaining a Visitor Visa; Student Visa; Work Visa; Residency…

Businesses and Employers

We can provide an employer risk assessment via a compliance audit; assist you with obtaining employer accreditation…

The Saunders & Co Advantage

When you choose Saunders & Co Immigration to assist you, you are getting more than just expert immigration advice. Whether you are just making the move now, or have been here for years, from individuals to employers, we can provide a full wrap service of all the legal services you require to ensure your success, including specialist international taxation advice. Saunders & Co Immigration is part of the well established law firm Saunders & Co, with over 70 staff and partners covering all areas of law.

Our Team

Jen Bensley


Jen Bensley
Partner

Direct Dial: +64 3 963 1462
Mobile: +64 27 321 4477
E-mail: Jennifer.Bensley@saunders.co.nz
Office: CBD

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Adele Mitchell


Adele Mitchell
Associate

Direct Dial: +64 3 265 0919
Mobile: +64 21 157 0306
E-mail: Adele.Mitchell@saunders.co.nz
Office: CBD

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Cam Derby


Cam Derby
Associate

Direct Dial: +64 3 265 0313
Mobile: +64 21 105 7708
E-mail: Cam.Derby@saunders.co.nz
Office: CBD

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Articles and Legal News


16 October 2020

What does the future hold for international students with their study goals set on New Zealand?

Following this week’s announcement that a limited border exemption would be allowed for 250 pre-approved PhD and Masters students, INZ hosted a webinar on its current position on international students, which we took the opportunity to attend.

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13 October 2020

Certain international students added to border exception list

The latest set of border exceptions was announced by the Government yesterday, this time targeting the international education sector, in recognition of the important role international education will play in New Zealand’s COVID recovery plan.

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2 October 2020

Overhaul of Skills Match Report process set to be implemented from 7 October 2020

The Government has announced an overhaul of the Skills Match Report process, which will have a direct impact on which Essential Skills work visa applications will require Skills Match Reports.

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1 October 2020

Three new specific classes of workers added to ‘other critical worker’ border exception category

As mentioned in our earlier article the Government has announced changes to the border exception category for those wanting to travel to New Zealand as an ‘other critical worker’.

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