Hmm wouldn't bet on that for a while with all the Covid-19 restrictions. Gonna be a long while till the government lift the restrictions on the passage of visitors and migrants.
Once you do get here as the partner of a temporary work Visa holder then yes so long as you meet the criteria to be the principal applicant in a resident visa application then of course you can apply and have your wife as the partner on the application.
So long as you have a skilled job offer in nz and minimum 160 points on the EOI.
EOI submitted Jan 2010. ITA Jan 2010. ITA submitted Apr 2010. RV approved June 2011. Passports stickered and returned Aug 2011. Secured job Dec 2011. Arrived Mar 2012. PRV Mar 2014..........Citizenship applications submitted June 2020!!!