Republic of the Philippines

EMBASSY OF THE PHILIPPINES WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND
50 Hobson Street, Thorndon, Wellington, New Zealand 6011


ENGLISH

To all concerned Filipino work visa holders in New Zealand whose employer/company has applied for and was granted COVID-19 wage subsidy through the Ministry of Social Development (MSD):

If you were informed that you are entitled to such wage subsidy but your employer has not yet paid yo...

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TO ALL CONCERNED WORKERS IN NEW ZEALAND

The New Zealand Government, through Immigration New Zealand Minister Iain Lees Galloway, has declared that the country is determined to keep border restrictions in place in the foreseeable future as the country recovers from the COVID-19 crisis.

In view of...

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As a tenant holding a tenancy agreement on your dwelling place in New Zealand and you are facing a threat of eviction or have been evicted from your occupied premises, on account of the present COVID-19 pandemic crisis, provided that you have not committed any of the legal reasons for evicting a ten...

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TO ALL CONCERNED FILIPINO WORKERS

PLEASE BE ADVISED OF THE FOLLOWING:

  1. Entitlement Under the Employers Wage Subsidy Program Adopted by the NZ Government. For Filipino workers who are in New Zealand, you are advised to approach and ask your employer and find out if your company has applied fo...

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New Zealand and the Pacific will now have its own Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO). Formally launched today by DOLE Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III, POEA Administrator Bernard P. Olalia, and Philippine Ambassador to New Zealand Jesus S. Domingo, POLO Wellington will begin operations on Nov...

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