1. Family Residence
A family member who is already a New Zealand citizen or resident can sponsor you to come to New Zealand if you are their:

  • Partner – you are the husband, wife, defacto or civil union partner of a New Zealand citizen or resident.
  • Dependent child – you are a dependent child with a parent who is a New Zealand citizen or resident.
  • Parent – you have a child who is a New Zealand citizen or resident.
  • Sibling or adult child – you are the brother, sister or adult child of a New Zealand citizen or resident.

For each type of the relationships above, there are specific requirements for you to qualify for residency, please contact us for more details.

2. Family Temporary Entry
If you intend to stay temporarily with your family member who is a New Zealand citizen or resident, the kind of visa you need depends on what you want to do when you’re here.


  • Visit/holiday:
    Partners of New Zealand residents and/or citizens;
    Culturally-arranged marriage;
    Dependent children of New Zealand residents and/or citizens;
    Parent and grandparent multiple entry visitor visa; or
    General visitors


  • Work
  • Study


For more information regarding how to apply for residence in New Zealand, please feel free to contact us at
(+64) 09 3775492,   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Welcome to APEC FAM professional services——the number one choice for all your accounting and immigration needs.


Here at APEC FAM, our focus is on you and your future. We understand that you as an individual or your family have made great sacrifices in order to have a fresh start in New Zealand. Therefore, we have created an environment where you or your family can feel confident when seeking our services.


Whether our services are in accounting or immigration, we are committed to: providing the most comprehensive and innovative services to clients, building lasting relationships with clients and striving for the highest success rates in immigration application.


With our strict adherence to the code of ethics, you can be assured that our services are conducted with the utmost honesty, integrity and confidentiality.


If you have any questions, please contact us and we will endeavour to respond to you within 24 hours.


We wish you the very best and look forward to being at your services.



Kwek Fam

Managing Director