New Zealand is a beautiful country with English speaking people and exotic Maori – Pacific Island influence. Employment market in New Zealand is strengthening steadily after the global crisis, and the trend is set to improve in the future as well. Job opportunities are endless, and opportunities for certain skills which are in shortage in the country are much in demand. If one has a skill which is listed in the shortage list, qualifying for a resident of work visa becomes much easier. One can apply for residency or work visa as a skilled migrant. This category is the core to Immigration strategy of New Zealand. It offers candidates an opportunity to migrate to New Zealand by improving the skilled work force of New Zealand.