This policy sets out the functions of the register of licensed immigration advisers (the register).
Section 77 of the Immigration Advisers Licensing Act 2007 (the Act) requires the Registrar of Immigration Advisers (the Registrar) to keep and maintain a register of licensed immigration advisers.
The Registrar keeps and maintains the register on the Immigration Advisers Authority’s website www.iaa.govt.nz. The register is also available in hard copy on request.
The register is a searchable database that among other things lists all licensed immigration advisers and their business contact details.
The purpose of the register is to enable consumers to know:
The Act requires the register to include:
The Registrar updates the register every time a new immigration licence application is successful and if there is a change of details of an adviser; for example, the contact information, an upgrade of a licence or the expiry of a licence.