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Can I keep my car on UK plates while studying in New Zealand?

Yes, you can, for a while. (Not long enough to get a degree, though.) From Number Plates on the NZTA site: Overseas visitor registration plates – on vehicles brought in by visitors. So long as the ...
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Australian PR : Can I work in New Zealand

Yes, you will be eligible to work in New Zealand too. Source: http://glossary.immigration.govt.nz/australiancitizensandresidents.htm
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My Australian and New Zealand student visas were declined

Yes, you can reapply, but unless your new applications are significantly different, you will be refused again. You need to figure out why your applications were refused. If you were refused because ...
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Do Australian citizens need any paperwork to work in New Zealand?

I Googled it for you and came on these two great government websites: https://www.immigration.govt.nz/new-zealand-visas/apply-for-a-visa/about-visa/australian-resident-visa and https://www.employment....
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Australia / New Zealand skilled permanent residence

From my experience this year, being granted a Permanent Resident Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) for Australia: The visa has a "must visit Australia on or before" date, which is one year from ...
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Australia / New Zealand skilled permanent residence

From my personal experience in 2014: Your visa will have the "Must enter before:" date, that's the latest date you must cross the border to activate your visa. Usually, it's 1 year after ...
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Can a person stay in NZ on permanent residency without renewing a passport?

My understanding is that residency is granted to the person not the passport (I am a NZ permanent resident). Thus, in theory, what you suggest should be possible. However, there are many occasions ...
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Will my NZ permanent residency be cancelled if I renounce my Indian Passport

(NOTE: The OP updated their question to state they are a PR in NZ so this answer no longer covers the question asked. As there is no other answer, and there is useful information in the comments for ...
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Regarding age limits for PR of Australia and NZ

First off, none of this is intended to be advice and is only meant to point you in the direction of the official sources. For Australian permanent residency, it will depend on the visa you're after. ...
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Can I get a working visa in Australia/New Zealand without a degree?

The best way for you to get started living in Australia or New Zealand is probably to get a working holiday visa (assuming you're under 30). Australia: Working Holiday visa (subclass 417) New Zealand:...
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Do Australian citizens need any paperwork to work in New Zealand?

Aside from the resident visa (essentially automatic for Australian citizens as detailed in another answer), you will also need an IRD number to actually start working. You can apply for this online ...
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Do Australia, New Zealand, Germany permit permanent stay visas to immigrant parents of citizens?

Australia has different visa options for parents wishing to join their citizen children permanently, depending on whether the applicant is in Australia or not at the time of the application. Outside ...
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Australian student visa rejected because of GTE. Will it affect New Zealand student visa?

Like the Big5/eyes agreement between USA, UK, Australia, Canada and France (?), Australia and New Zealand may also have some kind of immigration data sharing agreement, most likely, because they are ...
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What happens if my second year visa gets refused while I am in New Zealand and have no money for a flight out of the country?

You should contact your embassy or consulate in the host country. One of the jobs of the consular staff is to help their citizens when they are in trouble. The embassy might extend a loan to buy a ...
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Would UK visa/entry problems affect getting a visa for other countries?

All of the countries you've listed require that you disclose your immigration history, including removals, refusals, and bans. Not doing so is a bad idea, and can result in visa denials, refusals, ...
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What requirements are there to be able to vote in the NZ general election if living abroad?

I sent the same question to "I Vote NZ" (The official NZ Government Elections Facebook page) on facebook a week or two ago. My question: Are we eligible to vote while living outside of NZ? If so, ...
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How can I explain to New Zealand that I am not barred re-entry to UK?

If what you have provided is insufficient to satisfy the authorities in New Zealand, you may wish to make a Subject Access Request (SAR). Request your personal data from UK Visas and Immigration ...
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Bringing multiple computers into NZ on a holiday visa - customs or immigration issues?

I have no idea if this was just a "lucky escape" or if it helps someone else by putting their mind to rest, but I had no problems. On the arrivals declaration form, I ticked the box which said I was ...
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What kind of jobs do people usually take during a Working Holiday, if you can't work for one employer for more than 3 months?

To post some answers from the comments: Assuming the NZ one works like the Aussie one, people aren't generally doing IT work, they're travelling/holidaying until they get low on cash, then doing ...
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NZ PR rejected, will it affect Australian Student Visa subclass 500?

I think the wisest move would be to say YES, and in the notes explain the details of the situation. Let them decide whether your father's failed application for PR (on which you were included) is ...
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ANZSCO occupation

You don't have to prove experience for the expression of interest but will have to if invited to officially apply. Here's the official application booklet: https://www.immigration.govt.nz/documents/...
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Does permanent residence for AUS/NZ require 'renewals'?

Australian permanent visas do not need to be renewed, as long as you remain in Australia and do not travel overseas. However, if you do travel overseas, there is a limit in terms of a "travel ...
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Are German Bologna degrees really not exempt from New Zealand Qualifications Authority assessment?

Actually, if you look at the table below, you will see that only some institutions are included and only for specific years. For most of them, degrees awarded after 2010 are not recognised. Some ...
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Can I go as a Skilled Migrant to NZ without bachelors?

On a purely formal level, not having a Bachelor's degree does not exclude you from the Skilled Migrant visa. The minimal requirements are being aged 55 or under, healthy, of good character, and ...
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What is the difference between hiring a "licensed immigration" advisor and an "immigration lawyer" if I want to move to New Zealand?

They are not the same. In NZ, one may give immigration advice only if licensed by the NZ Immigration Advisors Authority (a NZ government office) to do so, unless exempt from such licensure. You can ...
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Do Australia, New Zealand, Germany permit permanent stay visas to immigrant parents of citizens?

In Germany, parents of adult residents and/or (EU-)citizens can only be considered for family reunification (Familiennachzug) if you can show they are dependent and need you to take care of them. So I ...
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SMC New Zealand, Job Search Visa or Resident Visa

It is possible to get a residence visa directly. If you have enough points for your Expression of Interest, then you will be offered an invitation to apply. You do not need to have a job offer before ...
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Can I move to Australia? Special Category Visa... NZ/SA dual citizenship

You will be eligible for a special category visa upon arrival in Australia using your NZ passport. The only aggravating factors for that could be a criminal conviction. The fact that you have resided ...
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Am I allowed get a copy/transcript/recording of New Zealand Student Visa interview?

As with any visa application in any country, being declined can be based on many factors. Your letter from Immigration New Zealand would advise you of the reasons, and what to do next, including any ...
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I live in New Zealand and have a job offer from an Australian company. It's a remote position. Can I stay in New Zealand and work?

Sorry Dara, but I don't think you've got many options to stay permanently if you want to take the Aussie job. By far the most straightforward options are: go and work in Australia and get a working ...
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