18 April 2020 – Government relaxes work visa regulations for Level 2 and 3

Type of Intervention: Regulation
Sectors Involved: Finance/Economy, Immigration
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Regulatory change
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Immigration NZ

Overview: Government relaxes work visa rules to allow more flexibility for essential businesses with migrant workers

Full details here: https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/covid-19/coronavirus-update-inz-response

Other links: 1
Type of Justification: Support re-deployment in essential areas
Evidence/Justification: no mention of analysis