A number of my colleagues from SYD & MEL have been denied Special Skills Exemptions for a major time-sensitive construction project in Tassie, despite no suitable resources available locally.
I told them to source a Pacific Islands passport and offer to pick fruit at $3 per hour, given the HBA...
Yes this is correct; sorry folks, could be worded better.
Citizens = Yes
PRs (Landed) = Yes
Anyone else = No
Implement an MIQ Voucher style system that NZ has, so at least folks can have a level of certainty, with burst capacity in the 1-2 weeks leading up prior to inbound flights.