Entrepreneur Work Visa (Entrepreneur Category)

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This category is aimed at migrants who want to be self-employed or actively run a business.
The requirements for getting EWV are:
-     Achieving minimum 120 points based on:
       ●     Years of business or management experience
       ●     Benefits to NZ economy eg employment and export value
       ●     Capital investments
       ●     Age
       ●     Location of your business
-     There is no age limit
-     Principal applicant must have English proficiency with a minimum IELTS score of 4 and above
-     Principal applicant must be self-employed and work in the business
-     Must meet health and character requirements
Other requirements: You must have a business plan with detailed Profit and Loss forecast as well as cashflow forecast.
Entrepreneur Category
Once you have successfully set up your business and successfully implemented your business plan for 2 years, you may apply for residence.
If you invest $500,000 or more in your business and create 3 new employments, you may apply for a residence straight away (conditions applied).
(If you have issue with any of the requirements please discuss with us)