Immigration Law

All Immigration advisers to be licensed

The mandatory licensing of immigration advisers was introduced in May 2007  with the Immigration Advisers Licensing Act 2007. Lawyers holding a current practising certificate are exempt from the licensing requirements. Now the Immigration Advisers Authority has introduced a mandatory licensing scheme also for international, off-shore advisers:

http://www.iaa.govt.nz/news/2010/advisers-must-be-licensed.html

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