Movement of Business Persons  
     
 

Annex 2

For intra-corporate transferees the following conditions apply:

(a) Executives and senior managers (i.e. senior employees of an organisation who have been employed for at least 12 months prior to proposed transfer to New Zealand and who are responsible for the entire or a substantial part of an organisation's operations in New Zealand and receive general supervision or direction from higher level executives, board directors or stockholders): an initial period of stay of up to 3 years.
(b) Specialist and/or senior personnel (i.e. persons being transferred to undertake a specific or specialist task at senior level within the company): an initial period of stay of up to 12 months. 
(c) Specialist personnel (i.e. natural persons who have been employed by an organisation for at least 12 months prior to proposed transfer to New Zealand and who possess trade, technical or professional skills responsible for a particular aspect of an organisation's operations in New Zealand): an initial period of stay of up to 3 years. 
(d) Installers and servicers (i.e. installers and servicers of machinery /equipment where such installation or servicing is a condition of the purchase of the machinery/equipment): for periods of stay not exceeding 3 months in any 12 month period.
(e) For business visitors (i.e. service sellers representing a service supplier of the other Party seeking temporary entry to negotiate for the sale of services where these do not involve direct sales to the general public): a period or periods not exceeding 3 months in any calendar year.