Planning to Immigrate?

New Members' Haven

This is the home of Filipinos living in New Zealand. Those who are planning to move here are also welcome.

Welcome to new members! Please take the time to read through these helpful threads to guide you on how to use this forum.

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Your Pathway To New Zealand

SELF STUDY -- This forum does not provide immigration advice. This is used to share website links and tips that will be helpful to hopeful Filipino immigrants. We appreciate any constructive opinion.

DON'T KNOW WHERE TO START? Visit Immigration NZ to know what kind of visa you might need. Follow all the links. If you are looking for an immigration adviser visit Immigration Advisers Authority.

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Sub-boards: Skilled Migrant Category, Essential Skills & WTR, Silver Fern, Student, Visitor, Working Holiday, Other Categories

Living In New Zealand

New Zealand Lifestyle

This forum describes New Zealand lifestyle which is different from what we are used to in the Philippines. Education, healthcare, job market, housing, cost of living, weather, climate, utilities, currency, language, accent, business, shopping, food, etc.

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Sub-boards: Kiwified, Housing and Utilities, Work and Career, Health, Safety and Well-being, Education , Money Matters, Shopping and Eating Out, Mobility and Transport

Paying it Forward

All items here are free to good Filipino homes. It's our way of saying thank you and paying it forward.

Filipino Lounge - Tambayan

Kapuso, kapamilya, kapatid, lahat welcome, kahit anong topic.

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Sub-boards: New Zealand and International News, PinoyKiwi Anniversaries

Related Links

Dito po natin makikita yung mga links na makakatulong sa ating paninirahan sa New Zealand.

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Support & Tools

Using This Forum

Everything you need to know about how to use this forum, the rules, and culture.

Everything Wanted - Advertisements


Place your personal advertisements here. Filipino flatmates wanted, flat available, room or house for sale or for rent, etc. Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch, etc.

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Sub-boards: Wellington, Auckland, North Island, South Island

Jobs & Careers

Looking for a job, jobs available, etc. Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch, etc.

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Other Advertisements

Cars for sale, services, events, etc. Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch, etc.

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Hobbies & Interests

Home & Lifestyle

Cooking, gardening, home styles and improvements, we can talk all about them here.

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Travel & Recreation

Love to travel? Do you have lots of places you have and wanted to visit? Do you like wholesome recreational activities for your friends and family? Then this forum is for you. Flights, countries, holidays, parks, activities, accommodation, hotels, motels, lodges, scenery, landscape, beaches, hiking, etc.

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Photography & Videography

This forum is for all photography and videography enthusiasts and professionals. Aerial, architectural, artistic, black and white, events, macro, nature, panoramic, underwater, etc.

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Sports & Fitness

This thread is dedicated to all the sports-and-fitness-loving Filipinos we have out there. Basketball, badminton, tennis, table tennis, volleyball, rugby, netball, cricket, football, swimming, gym, physical training, etc.

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Gaming & Technology

Gaming, gadgets, technical questions, helpdesk support, jargons, anything nerdy and geeky, we can talk about them here.

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genesia: Sayang I can't attend sa anniversary so looking forward pa naman meeting you guys. Sana makasama na ako sa mga future events. Mar 7, 2017 16:09:40 GMT 12
pcdoctor1998: happy rainy weekend po Mar 12, 2017 9:30:11 GMT 12
aBiSh @admin: Don't worry ! We'll have one in spring sa Cornwall Park. Hehe.. :D Mar 13, 2017 8:48:57 GMT 12
aBiSh @admin: Happy Monday! Mar 13, 2017 8:49:01 GMT 12
Art: Advertisement: Mar 13, 2017 15:48:14 GMT 12
Art: Advertisement: Anyone looking for a flatmate somewhere in Christchurch Central? I'm looking for a place to stay. Will be arriving in Christchurch this Sunday, 19 March. Will be staying for 3 days in room via airbnb but im looking for a more permanent place Mar 13, 2017 15:51:59 GMT 12
Art: Any takers? =) Mar 13, 2017 15:52:36 GMT 12
Art: my work is located somewhere in johns road and Harewood Road area so Christchurch Central or thereabout would be suitable for me. Mar 13, 2017 15:54:15 GMT 12
darwinclark: Hello everyone, I'm a chemist currently working in the Philippines. I'm planning to move in New Zealand to get a permanent job and bring my family with me. Can anyone help/ suggest me what to do? Thank you. Mar 14, 2017 15:14:27 GMT 12
Art: Try looking for work opening here: Mar 14, 2017 15:55:46 GMT 12
altetrish: hello everyone..newbie here and planning to migrate too if there's a chance... Mar 14, 2017 18:56:52 GMT 12
motherOfDragon: Hi, everybody! I'm a Java developer, with some Corporate Communications Specialist experience. I'm a resident visa holder, and I'm still in Manila. I'm the principal applicant (SMC) and I'm migrating here with my husband and 1 year old. Know any good coys? Mar 15, 2017 21:49:39 GMT 12
motherOfDragon: Glad to see the pinoy community thriving here. I hope to be a part of it soon :) Mar 15, 2017 21:50:53 GMT 12
Art: hi motherOfDragon. you can either try your luck on Trade Me or you can use the "Search" button on the menu up there. 3rd from Home button. Just type in the keyword you're looking for. Good luck! :) Mar 16, 2017 16:58:59 GMT 12
motherOfDragon: thanks, Art! :) Mar 16, 2017 20:32:33 GMT 12
motherOfDragon: If y'all have openings in your company, (and you highly recommend your office) please do let me know so I can also drop a cv to your office and meet with you :) Mar 16, 2017 20:33:57 GMT 12
motherOfDragon: thanks so much and I can't wait to be part of Pinoys in NZ :) Mar 16, 2017 20:35:04 GMT 12
aBiSh @admin: Happy Tuesday! :D See you on the 8th of April for our 5th Anniversary! Mar 21, 2017 12:39:10 GMT 12
heprex: Hello Kiwinoys, new here. will try to back read and learn through the process of Skilled migrant category. Hope to get in touch with you soon. :) Mar 21, 2017 13:27:16 GMT 12
jepoy246: Hello @motherofdragon malapit naba ang game of thrones? See you din pala pag dating u here :) mobile dev kaba parang may open kasi sa company for mobile dev :) Mar 22, 2017 14:22:35 GMT 12