Immigration

The Minister and Associate Minister of Immigration are proactively releasing the titles of documents received from MBIE from May 2022.

The following lists are as accurate as possible at the time of publishing and may be updated or added to. This list includes papers received from the Minister’s reporting agency where the Minister and Associate Minister are the main recipients. Papers received from other agencies, or where a paper has been referred to the Minister by another Minister, are not included in this list.

Titles of briefings that accompany responses to Official Information Act requests to the Minister are not included in this list.

Some information has been withheld for the following reasons:

  • National security or defence
  • Privacy of natural persons
  • Commercial information
  • Confidentiality
  • Confidential advice to Government
  • Free and frank expression of opinion
  • Legal professional privilege
  • Negotiations

May 2022

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2122-4213 Working Holiday Scheme updates 4 May MBIE
2122-4237 Weekly Report to the Minister of Immigration and Associate Minister of Immigration* 5 May MBIE
2122-4103 New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) overseas search marketing programme 5 May MBIE
2122-4236 Immigration Hot Topics* 5 May MBIE
2122-4208 Reconnecting New Zealand - Reopening to the Pacific 5 May MBIE
2122-4080 Immigration New Zealand Operational Manual Amendments Requiring Ministerial Certification: Changes to living costs and post-study work rights for students 5 May MBIE
2122-4269 Immigration Rebalance – qualification levels for green list occupations and Job Check and Accredited Employer Work Visa Instructions 5 May MBIE
2122-4097 Amendments to immigration regulations to give effect to RCNZ decisions to reopen work visas 6 May MBIE
2122-4219 Final Productivity Commission Immigration Inquiry report 6 May MBIE
2122-4368 Talking points to support oral item at Cabinet on expanding family reunification border settings 9 May MBIE
2122-4268 Immigration New Zealand Operational Manual: Amendments Requiring Ministerial Certification – Miscellaneous amendments for Reconnecting New Zealand 11 May MBIE
2122-4391 Final Cabinet Paper and Talking Points – Expanding family reunification border settings 11 May MBIE
2122-4132 Recognised Seasonal Employer scheme - COVID-19 policy changes for the winter season 11 May MBIE
2122-4347 Border Exception Ministers – Amendments to Class Exceptions 12 May MBIE
2122-4223 2022 Dairy Industry Awards dinner 12 May MBIE
2122-4344 Weekly Report to the Minister of Immigration and Associate Minister of Immigration* 12 May MBIE
2122-4343 Immigration Hot Topics* 12 May MBIE
2122-4383 International Migration – March 2022 12 May MBIE
2122-4279 2021 Resident Visa Phase 2 Decision Forecasts 16 May MBIE
2122-4350 Meeting with construction sector CEs 16 May MBIE
2122-4240 Talking points for meeting with the High Commissioner of India 17 May MBIE
2122-4393 Education and Workforce Committee Inquiry into Migrant Exploitation Department Report 17 May MBIE
2122-4438 Meeting with the New Zealand Nurses Organisation on 18 May 17 May MBIE
2122-4431 Weekly Report to the Minister of Immigration and Associate Minister of Immigration* 19 May MBIE
2122-4430 Immigration Hot Topics* 19 May MBIE
2122-4483 Implementation of the employer accreditation gateway 19 May MBIE
2122-4440 Immigration New Zealand Operational Manual amendments requiring certification: Reconsideration requests under AEWV 19 May MBIE
2122-4162 Delegation of Ministerial powers – Grant visa as exception to restricted temporary entry instructions 20 May MBIE
2122-4552 Further information on the silviculture border class exception 20 May MBIE
2122-4504 Proactive release: Immigration Rebalance – Proposals for International Students 20 May MBIE
2122-4613 Amendments to give full effect to RCNZ decisions for work visa applicants 24 May MBIE
2122-4561 MBIE Submission to the Petitions Committee on the petition of Zorawar Mann 25 May MBIE
2122-4563 Further information - risk-based prioritisation process for the Accredited Employer Work Visa category 25 May MBIE
2122-4558 Weekly Report to the Minister of Immigration and Associate Minister of Immigration* 26 May MBIE
2122-4557 Immigration Hot Topics* 26 May MBIE
2122-4551 Revised Cabinet paper – Amendments to immigration regulations to give full effect to RCNZ decisions 27 May MBIE
2122-4306 Proposed update of the Immigration New Zealand list of low TB incidence countries, areas and territories 27 May MBIE
2122-4214 Proactive release – Aotearoa New Zealand’s refugee resettlement offer to Australia 27 May MBIE
2122-4556 Proposed response to Petitions Committee – petition of Sunita Jeram 27 May MBIE
2122-4390 Release of two reports on the topic of migrant exploitation 27 May MBIE
2122-4541 Special Direction to vary Critical Purpose Visitor Visa travel conditions 27 May  MBIE
2122-2957 Update on the outcomes and success indicators of the New Zealand Migrant Settlement and Integration Strategy and the New Zealand Refugee Resettlement Strategy* 27 May MBIE
2122-4657 Meeting with Dunedin Mayor, Aaron Hawkins, on 1 June 2022 30 May MBIE
2122-4455 World Refugee Day Parliament event – 20 June 2022 31 May MBIE

*Documents received by the Associate Minister of Immigration.

Last updated: 28 July 2022