New Zealand Skilled Migrant Category - Expression of Interest selection 07 March 2012
The following EOIs were selected from the pool for validation on 07 March 2012
459 EOIs were selected that had a points total of 140 or above:
397 with job offer
62 without job offer
100 EOIs were selected that had a points total of 100 or more but less than 140, and included points for offers of skilled employment or current skilled jobs in New Zealand.
A total of 559 EOIs representing 1,021 people were therefore selected
Conclusion: Leaving aside the EOIs in areas of Absolute Skills Shortage, only 11% of applicants managed to achieve the selection point without a job offer. Thus, 89% of ordinary applicants needed a job offer to qualify. Clearly, getting a job is of paramount importance to your application, which is where our Jobsearch Programme is best placed to help