On Talent (Accredited Employer) Work Visa one can live and work which will be a pathway to Residency Visa.
Who can apply: One who is below 55 years of age and has a job offer from an accredited employer New Zealand can apply Talent (Accredited Employer) work visa.
When can apply: You can apply to this visa at any time.
Duration of Visa: Up to 30 months
Eligibility criteria: You must have a job offer from an accredited employer with offer of salary not less than NZ$ 55000 per annum.
Benefits: After completion of 2 years service with an Accredited Employer you can apply for Residence visa.
Family: Family members cannot be included in this visa application, but they can apply for visas based on their relation with you separately.
Process time: Up to 53 days
Cost: NZ$ 635