New Zealand Embassy Beijing, China

China Working Holiday Scheme

Alongside the China FTA, New Zealand has established a working holiday scheme with China. The scheme provides for a maximum of 1000 Chinese nationals per year, who meet requirements relating to health, character, education and English language ability, to enter New Zealand for one year. Applications for this scheme must be made online through the Immigration New Zealand website. Any paper-based applications will be returned.

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