Program requires a financial contribution in the amount from NZ$ 3,000,000 in government bonds or in the New Zealand Investment Fund. Investment retention period is 4 years. Program terms require that the applicant must stay in the country for at least 146 days a year during 3 years. In order to qualify for Investor Visa and get a New Zealand residence permit your should be under the age of 65 years with good knowledge of English language and have at least three years of business experience, and to pass due diligence check successfully.
Investor Plus Visa
To acquire a New Zealand residence permit by the Investor Plus Visa program, applicant should invest NZ$ 10,000,000 to the state economy and retain the investment for 3 years. Under the program terms, there are no additional requirements for applicant`s age, business experience and English proficiency. To participate the applicant needs to indicate the income source and confirm that the investment amount belongs to him or close relatives. Minimum time period of staying in the country is 88 days during 3 years.