Immigration

Ministers

- Associate Minister
Speech

Nga mihi nui ki a koutou. Welcome to the Parliament, your Parliament. It is great to see the community here in such numbers, and I am happy to be here with my parliamentary colleagues to listen and take part in the discussions today.

Hon Phil Twyford
Release

On September 12-13, 2022, Minister Michael Wood joined the U.S Secretary of Homeland Security, the Australian Minister of Home Affairs and Cybersecurity, and the Canadian Minister of Public Safety in the annual Five Country Ministerial at the Department of Homeland Security’s St. Elizabeth’s Campus in Washington, DC; the UK Home Secretary was able to join briefly to share her opening remarks.

Hon Michael Wood
Release

Changes to post-study work requirements, taking effect from today, will give certainty to international students studying advanced qualifications and will better align with New Zealand’s skills and workforce needs, Immigration Minister Michael Wood has announced.

Hon Michael Wood
Release

​​​​​​​The Government is delivering on its promise of a responsive and streamlined immigration system to help relieve workforce shortages while providing meaningful humanitarian support, Immigration Minister Michael Wood has announced. 

Hon Michael Wood
Speech

Thank you all for being here today. To the Afghan human rights defenders and your family members, welcome to Aotearoa. And thank you Your Excellency for hosting us all here at Government House.

Hon Phil Twyford