Originally Posted by Hs521
if one has 165 points
the visa granted will be permanent to live and work?
Unless your EOI also contained points for one of either:-
(i) An NZ permanent skilled job offer from an NZ employer and a job that met minimum criteria as set by immigration, OR
(ii) Previous qualifying NZ skilled work experience (in NZ), OR
(iii) Previous qualifying NZ study experience (in NZ)