Investor Visas

New Zealand's Investor Programs - Key Benefits - Key Requirements  

These are the key benefits for investor visa applicants:

  • Direct path to Permanent Residence in New Zealand
  • Streamlined and prioritised procedure
  • Partner and dependent children are included in the application
  • English language requirements less strict
  • You choose how and where you invest your funds in New Zealand

The key investment requirements for investor visas at a glance: 

  • Investor 1 Category: NZ $ 10 million investment
  • Investor 2 Category: NZ $ 3.0 million investment (Discount of NZ $ 0.5 millions if at least partly invested in "growth investments")
  • Parent Retirement Category: Child annual income of at least two times New Zealand's median salary.
  • Temporary Retirement Category: NZ $ 0.75 million investment + NZ $ 0.5 million settlement funds (plus family and annual income requirements)

Read more about the visa application process under Investor 2 Category

Ask our Business and Investor Migration Expert

If you want to find out more about investing in New Zealand, contact Dr Carsten Hallwass, the Business and Investor Migration Adviser in our team.

Contact Dr Hallwass