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This Appendix is part of Government immigration policy as described in section 13A of the Immigration Act 1987 (see
WR3.10.1) and Government residence policy as described in section 13B of the Immigration Act 1987 (see RW4).

 Occupational      Occupation                Long Term Skill Shortage List              In order to claim bonus points for
 Groups            Occupations are           Requirements                               qualifications in an area of absolute
                   listed by NZSCO (New                                                 shortage under the Skilled Migrant
                   Zealand Standard          Qualifications must be comparable to the    Category or the General Skills
                   Classification of          standard of the New Zealand                Category, applicants must have the
                   Occupations) code         qualification listed.                       following qualifications.
                                                                                        Qualifications must be comparable
                                                                                        to the standard of the New Zealand
                                                                                        qualification listed.
                                                                                        Also see note at the end of this list.
 Professional      Food Technologists        Bachelor of Science (Food Science) OR      Bachelor of Science (Food Science) OR
 Occupations       (21461)                   Bachelor of Technology (Food Science)      Bachelor of Technology (Food Science)
                                             OR Bachelor of Engineering (Food           OR Bachelor of Engineering (Food
                                             Engineering) AND a minimum of 3 years’     Engineering)
                                             relevant work experience in the industry
                   Early Childhood           A qualification in Early Childhood          A qualification in Early Childhood
                   Education Teacher         Education at a minimum of Level 7, which   Education at a minimum of Level 7,
                   (23321)                   is approved by the New Zealand Teachers    which is approved by the New Zealand
                                             Council AND New Zealand registration       Teachers Council
                   Secondary Teachers        Bachelors degree (or equivalent)           Bachelors degree (or equivalent)
                   (23211)                   with a major in a NZ teaching subject      with a major in a NZ teaching subject
                                             AND a secondary teaching qualification      AND a secondary teaching qualification
                                             recognised for registration purposes       recognised for registration purposes
                                             by the New Zealand Teachers Council        by the New Zealand Teachers Council
                                             OR a four year Bachelor of Education/      OR a four year Bachelor of Education/
                                             Teaching (Secondary) with a major in a     Teaching (Secondary) with a major in a
                                             NZ teaching subject                        NZ teaching subject
                   University Lecturer       Masters Degree or PhD                      Masters Degree or PhD
                   (23111)
                   Veterinarian              Bachelor of Veterinary Science OR          Bachelor of Veterinary Science OR
                   (22231)                   equivalent, approved by the                equivalent, approved by the Veterinary
                                             Veterinary Council of New Zealand          Council of New Zealand
                   Social Worker             Bachelor of Social Work OR                 Bachelor of Social Work OR
                   (33411)                   Graduate Diploma of Social Work            Graduate Diploma of Social Work
                   Professional              A Washington Accord accredited             A Washington Accord accredited
                   Engineer (including       engineering degree                         engineering degree
                   Roading, Design,
                   Structural, Mechanical,
                   Geotechnical,
                   Electronic, Project,
                   Transport/Traffic, Fire,
                   Civil, and
                   Environmental)
                   (21426)
Health Groups      Anaesthetist              Bachelor of Medicine and                   Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
                   (22217)                   Bachelor of Surgery AND registered         Surgery AND registered within a
                                             within a provisional vocational or         provisional vocational or vocational
                                             vocational scope of practice with the      scope of practice with MCNZ
                                             Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
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    Occupational   Occupation                Long Term Skill Shortage List                In order to claim bonus points for
    Groups         Occupations are           Requirements                                 qualifications in an area of absolute
                   listed by NZSCO (New                                                   shortage under the Skilled Migrant
                   Zealand Standard          Qualifications must be comparable to the      Category or the General Skills
                   Classification of          standard of the New Zealand                  Category, applicants must have the
                   Occupations) code         qualification listed.                         following qualifications.
                                                                                          Qualifications must be comparable
                                                                                          to the standard of the New Zealand
                                                                                          qualification listed.
                                                                                          Also see note at the end of this list.
                   General Surgeon           Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of         Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
                   (22213)                   Surgery AND registered within a              Surgery AND registered within a
                                             provisional vocational or vocational         provisional vocational or vocational
                                             scope of practice with MCNZ                  scope of practice with MCNZ
                   Intensivist               Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of         Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
                   (ICU specialist)          Surgery AND registered within a              Surgery AND registered within a
                   (22213)                   provisional vocational or vocational         provisional vocational or vocational
                                             scope of practice with MCNZ                  scope of practice with MCNZ
                   Pathologist               Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of         Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
                   (22123)                   Surgery AND registered within a              Surgery AND registered within a
                                             provisional vocational or vocational         provisional vocational or vocational
                                             scope of practice with MCNZ                  scope of practice with MCNZ
                   Psychiatrist              Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of         Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
                   (22214)                   Surgery AND registered within a              Surgery AND registered within a
                                             provisional vocational or vocational         provisional vocational or vocational
                                             scope of practice with MCNZ                  scope of practice with MCNZ
                   Radiation                 Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of         Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
                   Oncologist                Surgery AND registered within a              Surgery AND registered within a
                   (22216)                   provisional vocational or vocational         provisional vocational or vocational
                                              scope of practice with MCNZ                 scope of practice with MCNZ
                   Radiologist                Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of        Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
                   (22216)                    Surgery AND registered within a             Surgery AND registered within a
                                              provisional vocational or vocational        provisional vocational or vocational
                                              scope of practice with MCNZ                 scope of practice with MCNZ
                   Renal Physician            Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of        Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
                   (22214)                    Surgery AND registered within a             Surgery AND registered within a
                                              provisional vocational or vocational        provisional vocational or vocational
                                              scope of practice with MCNZ                 scope of practice with MCNZ
                   Specialist Physician       Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of        Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
                   in Palliative Medicine     Surgery AND registered within a             Surgery AND registered within a
                   (22214)                    provisional vocational or vocational        provisional vocational or vocational
                                              scope of practice with MCNZ                 scope of practice with MCNZ
                   General Practitioner       Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of        Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
                   (Rural Areas only)         Surgery AND registered within a             Surgery AND registered within a
                   (22211)                    provisional general, general, provisional   provisional vocational or vocational
                   (‘Rural area’ according    vocational or vocational                    scope of practice with MCNZ
                   to the Royal Ranking       scope of practice with MCNZ
                   Scale classification)




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Occupational   Occupation             Long Term Skill Shortage List              In order to claim bonus points for
Groups         Occupations are        Requirements                               qualifications in an area of absolute
               listed by NZSCO (New                                              shortage under the Skilled Migrant
               Zealand Standard       Qualifications must be comparable to the    Category or the General Skills
               Classification of       standard of the New Zealand                Category, applicants must have the
               Occupations) code      qualification listed.                       following qualifications.
                                                                                 Qualifications must be comparable
                                                                                 to the standard of the New Zealand
                                                                                 qualification listed.
                                                                                 Also see note at the end of this list.
               Obstetric and          Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of        Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
               Gynaecological         Surgery AND registered within a provisional Surgery
               Registrar              general or general scope of practice
               (22215)                with MCNZ
               Anaesthetics           Certificate in Anaesthetic Technology        Certificate in Anaesthetic Technology
               Technician (31332)
               Audiologist            Master of Audiology                       Master of Audiology
               (32261)
               Dietician              Bachelor of Science (Human                Bachelor of Science (Human
               (22251)                Nutrition) OR Graduate Diploma            Nutrition) OR Graduate Diploma
                                      in Dietetics AND NZ registration          in Dietetics
               Medical Laboratory     Bachelor of Medical Laboratory            Bachelor of Medical Laboratory
               Scientist -            Science AND NZ registration               Science
               including
               cytotechnologist
               (cytoscientist)
               (32112)
               Medical Radiation      Bachelor in Health Science                Bachelor in Health Science
               Technologist,          specialising in Medical Radiation         specialising in Medical Radiation
               Radiographer and       Therapy OR specialising in                Therapy OR specialising in
               Therapeutic            Medical Imaging AND NZ                    Medical Imaging
               Radiographer           registration
               (31331)
                Midwife               Bachelor of Midwifery AND NZ              Bachelor of Midwifery
               (22317)                registration
               Nurse - includes       Bachelor of Nursing OR Diploma            Bachelor of Nursing OR Diploma in
               Principal Nurse        in Comprehensive Nursing,                 Comprehensive Nursing, diploma or
               (22311), Registered    diploma or hospital based certificate      hospital based certificate
               Nurse (22312),         AND NZ registration
               Psychiatric Nurse
               (22313), Plunket
               Nurse (22314),
               Public Health/
               District Nurse
               (22315),
               Occupational
               Health Nurse (22316)




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    Occupational   Occupation             Long Term Skill Shortage List             In order to claim bonus points for
    Groups         Occupations are        Requirements                              qualifications in an area of absolute
                   listed by NZSCO (New                                             shortage under the Skilled Migrant
                   Zealand Standard       Qualifications must be comparable to the   Category or the General Skills
                   Classification of       standard of the New Zealand               Category, applicants must have the
                   Occupations) code      qualification listed.                      following qualifications.
                                                                                    Qualifications must be comparable
                                                                                    to the standard of the New Zealand
                                                                                    qualification listed.
                                                                                    Also see note at the end of this list.
                   Occupational           Bachelor of Occupational Therapy          Bachelor of Occupational Therapy OR
                   Therapist              OR Bachelor of Health Science             Bachelor of Health Science
                   (32232)                (Occupational Therapy strand)             (Occupational Therapy strand)
                                          AND NZ registration
                   Pharmacist             Bachelor of Pharmacy AND NZ               Bachelor of Pharmacy
                   (22241, 22242)         registration
                   Physiotherapist        Bachelor of Physiotherapy AND NZ          Bachelor of Physiotherapy
                   (32231)                registration
                   Psychologist           Master of Psychology OR two year          Master of Psychology OR two year
                   (24441)                Graduate Diploma in Psychology            Graduate Diploma in Psychology
                                          AND NZ registration
                   Sonographer            Graduate Diploma in Medical               Graduate Diploma in Medical Ultra
                   (31333)                Ultra Sonography                          Sonography
                   Speech Language        Bachelor of Speech and Language           Bachelor of Speech and Language
                   Therapist (23412)      Therapy, AND/OR Masters of Speech         Therapy, AND/OR Masters of
                                          and Language Therapy                      Speech and Language Therapy

     Trades        Electrician            National Certificate in Electrical         National Certificate in Electrical
     Occupations   (71311)                Engineering Level 4 AND NZ                Engineering Level 4
                                          registration
                   Automotive             Certificate in Automotive Engineering      Certificate in Automotive
                   Electrician            OR National Certificate in Motor           Engineering OR National Certificate
                   (71312)                Industry (Automotive Electrical           in Motor Industry (Automotive
                                          Engineering) Level 4                      Electrical Engineering) Level 4
                   Diesel Mechanic        National Certificate in Motor              National Certificate in Motor
                   (72312)                Industry (Automotive Heavy                Industry (Automotive Heavy
                                          Engineering) Level 4                      Engineering) Level 4
                   Motor Mechanic         National Certificate in Motor              National Certificate in Motor
                   (72312)                Industry (Automotive                      Industry (Automotive
                                          Engineering) Level 4                      Engineering) Level 4
                   Fitter & Turner        National Certificate in                    National Certificate in
                   (72231)                Maintenance & Diagnostics in              Maintenance & Diagnostics in
                                          Mechanical Engineering Level 4, OR        Mechanical Engineering Level 4, OR
                                          National Certificate in                    National Certificate in Engineering,
                                          Engineering, Machining and                Machining and Toolmaking Level 4
                                          Toolmaking Level 4




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Occupational    Occupation             Long Term Skill Shortage List             In order to claim bonus points for
Groups          Occupations are        Requirements                              qualifications in an area of absolute
                listed by NZSCO (New                                             shortage under the Skilled Migrant
                Zealand Standard       Qualifications must be comparable to the   Category or the General Skills
                Classification of       standard of the New Zealand               Category, applicants must have the
                Occupations) code      qualification listed.                      following qualifications.
                                                                                 Qualifications must be comparable
                                                                                 to the standard of the New Zealand
                                                                                 qualification listed.
                                                                                 Also see note at the end of this list.
                Fitter Welder          National Certificate in                    National Certificate in
                (72124)                Maintenance and Diagnostics in            Maintenance and Diagnostics in
                                       Mechanical Engineering Level 4, OR        Mechanical Engineering Level 4, OR
                                       National Certificate in Engineering        National Certificate in Engineering
                                       - Heavy Level 4, OR                       - Heavy Level 4, OR
                                       National Certificate in Engineering        National Certificate in Engineering
                                       Fabrication - Welding Level 4             Fabrication - Welding Level 4
                Cabinet Maker          National Certificate in Furniture          National Certificate in Furniture
                (74211)                Making Level 4                            Making Level 4
                Boatbuilder            National Certificate in Boat               National Certificate in Boat
                (71123)                Building Level 4                          Building Level 4
                Carpenter/Joiner       National Certificate in Carpentry          National Certificate in Carpentry
                (71121)                Level 4                                   Level 4
                Plumber                National Certificate in Plumbing           National Certificate in Plumbing
                (71231)                and Gas fitting Level 4, AND               and Gas fitting Level 4
                                       New Zealand registration
Horticultural   Grower Manager         Bachelor’s degree in                      Bachelor’s degree in
Occupations     (22134)                Horticulture OR a related field AND        Horticulture OR a related field
                                       minimum of five years’ managerial
                                       experience
                Crop Production/       Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture OR      Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture OR
                Agronomist             National Certificate in                    National Certificate in
                Manager (22134)        Horticulture Production                   Horticulture Production
                                       (endorsed in Fruit or Vegetables)         (endorsed in Fruit or Vegetables)
                                       Level 4 OR Diploma in Horticulture        Level 4 OR Diploma in Horticulture
                                       AND three or more years’ experience       AND three or more years’ experience
                Orchard Manager        Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture OR      Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture OR
                (22134)                National Certificate in                    National Certificate in
                                       Horticulture Production                   Horticulture Production
                                       (endorsed in Fruit or Vegetables)         (endorsed in Fruit or Vegetables)
                                       Level 4 OR Diploma in Horticulture        Level 4 OR Diploma in Horticulture
                                       AND three or more years’ experience       AND three or more years’ experience




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    Occupational    Occupation             Long Term Skill Shortage List             In order to claim bonus points for
    Groups          Occupations are        Requirements                              qualifications in an area of absolute
                    listed by NZSCO (New                                             shortage under the Skilled Migrant
                    Zealand Standard       Qualifications must be comparable to the   Category or the General Skills
                    Classification of       standard of the New Zealand               Category, applicants must have the
                    Occupations) code      qualification listed.                      following qualifications.
                                                                                     Qualifications must be comparable
                                                                                     to the standard of the New Zealand
                                                                                     qualification listed.
                                                                                     Also see note at the end of this list.
    Information     System analyst         Degree level qualification                 Degree level qualification
    Technology      (21311)                majoring in computer science,             majoring in computer science,
    (IT)            Computer application   information science or                    information science or information
    Professionals   Engineer (21312)       information technology AND                technology
                                           three years of relevant work
                    Systems Manager
                                           experience
                    (21312)
                    Management &
                    Project
                    Management Staff
                    (12222)
                    Policy planning
                    & Research staff
                    (21311)
                    Systems
                    Development staff
                    (21311)
                    Technical advice
                    and Consultancy
                    staff (31213)
                    Senior Test Analyst    Degree level tertiary qualification        Degree level qualification majoring in
                    (21312)                (eg BTech in Electronics, BSc or BE)      computer science, information science,
                                           AND 3 years’ work experience with at      information technology, electronics, or
                                           least 12 months’ relevant work            engineering
                                           experience in the past 18 months
                    Programmer (21311)     Degree level qualification                 Degree level qualification
                                           majoring in computer science,             majoring in computer science,
                                           information science or information        information science or information
                                           technology AND three years of             technology
                                           work experience
                    Solutions Architect    Degree level qualification                Degree level qualification
                    (21313)                majoring in computer science,             majoring in computer science,
                                           information science or information        information science or information
                                           technology AND three years of relevant    technology
                                           work experience




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Occupational         Occupation             Long Term Skill Shortage List               In order to claim bonus points for
Groups               Occupations are        Requirements                                qualifications in an area of absolute
                     listed by NZSCO (New                                               shortage under the Skilled Migrant
                     Zealand Standard       Qualifications must be comparable to the     Category or the General Skills
                     Classification of       standard of the New Zealand                 Category, applicants must have the
                     Occupations) code      qualification listed.                        following qualifications.
                                                                                        Qualifications must be comparable
                                                                                        to the standard of the New Zealand
                                                                                        qualification listed.
                                                                                        Also see note at the end of this list.
Creative             Film Animator          Specialist experience in Maya, Soft         Degree level qualification in one of
Industries           (33631)                Image/XSI, 3D Studio Max,                   the following:
                                            Combustion, After Effects, Unix,            Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Computer
                                            Linux, C, C++, Perl, GUI, CGI               Science, Software Engineering or Film,
                                                                                        specialising in multi media, computer
                                                                                        graphics, digital design, computer
                                                                                        programming or software development
Electronics          Design Engineers       Degree level qualification                   Degree level qualification
                     - Electronics /        majoring in electronics, computer           majoring in electronics, computer
                     Product Engineer       science, or telecommunications              science, or telecommunications
                     (21441)                AND three years of work experience
                                            with at least 12 months’ relevant
                                            work experience in the past 18 months
                     Management             Degree level qualification                   Degree level qualification
                     & Project              majoring in electronics, computer           majoring in electronics, computer
                     Management staff       science, or telecommunications              science, or telecommunications
                     (21441)                AND three years of work experience
                                            with at least 12 months’ relevant
                                            work experience in the past 18 months
                     Electronics            NZCE OR National Diploma in                 NZCE OR National Diploma in
                     Technician (31143)     Engineering, OR relevant degree-            Engineering, OR relevant degree-
                                            level qualification (for example             level qualification (for example
                                            BTech in Electronics, BSc                   BTech in Electronics, BSc
                                            or BE) AND three years’ work                or BE)
                                            experience AND at least 12
                                            months’ relevant work experience
                                            in the past 18 months
 Service and Sales    Chef (51221)          National Certificate in Cookery Level        National Certificate in Cookery Level
 Workers                                    4 AND a minimum of five years’               4 AND a minimum of five years’
                                            combined experience in establishments       combined experience in establishments
                                            offering á la carte, buffet/banqueting or   offering á la carte, buffet/banqueting or
                                            commercial catering, with a minimum         commercial catering, with a minimum
                                            of two years at Chef de Partie (Section     of two years at Chef de Partie (Section
                                            Leader) level or higher                     Leader) level or higher


Note: Qualifications held by applicants under the now-closed Job Search Policy must qualify for 10 points under the General Skills
Category. Qualifications held by applicants claiming points based on this list under the Skilled Migrant Category policy must be
recognised under Skilled Migrant Category policy.




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