Find and apply in NewZealand
If you are planning to come to work in NewZealand for a few years or even to settle in, you need a job or a visa. To achieve this, you may need to work.
It is perfectly acceptable and legitimate to apply for a job before obtaining a visa. Employers usually understand the situation and when you get a job, it will help you with a visa application. However, remember that you can not start working or making money until the visa has been accepted.
This section contains practical guidelines to help you find a job in New Zealand. As you can see, even if you are not yet in the country, there are many things you can do to get started.