Investor Resident Visa - 10M

New Zealand
Cost of Living
Talent Migration


If you are a foreigner and have NZ $10 million ( 6,731,700 USD approx.) to invest in New Zealand over a 3-year period, you can apply for New Zealand residence.

Application Process:

  • Fill in your application form and send it to New Zealand Immigration Center with your supporting evidence, application fee, and immigration levy
  • Get approval for transfer of funds
  • Transfer funds and make your investment within 12-months period of the approval
  • Get the resident visa and travel to New Zealand with your dependents
  • If you meet all the conditions at the end of your three-year investment, then be eligible for a permanent residency in New Zealand


Lifelong Month(s)



48 Month(s)



3330 (approx.)


P. Residency

1 Month(s)


Processing time

128 weeks




What are eligibility requirements for the Investor Resident Visa - 10M?

6 Eligibility Requirements

  • You must have valid passport.
  • You must be of good character and health.
  • You must have evidence to qualify as an investor.
  • You must have min. NZ $10 million (approx. 6,731,700 USD) funds to invest in New Zealand for 3 years, in acceptable investment category.
  • You must meet all the criteria till the end of the 3-year investment plan, to be eligible for a permanent residency.
  • Additional requirements may be present on case basis.

Which documents do I need to apply for the Investor Resident Visa - 10M?

8 Document Required

  • 2 passport size photos.
  • Copy of passport and birth certificate. Marriage certificate and child certificate to be provided (if applicable).
  • Police clearance certificates.
  • Chest x-ray and medical examination results.
  • Documents providing evidence of your nominated investment, like bank statements, property evaluation, title deeds, etc. (as applicable).
  • Evidence from a trusted professional like a chartered accountant or solicitor showing that your 10 million NZD is an accepted investment. Know more by checking the link.
  • Provide the evidence of the source the investment has been acquired, for example the bank statements, title deeds, etc. For more on investments with partnerships, check this link.
  • Additional documents may be required on case basis.

Talent Migration data for New Zealand

Talent gain & drain map of 2015-2019 data. Sourced from World Bank Digital Development Data.

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