There are a number of requirements that all applicants need to meet for a temporary work visa.
To enter New Zealand you must:
be in good health and of good character, and
have a passport that is valid for at least three months past the date you are to leave New Zealand, and
be genuine in wanting to work in New Zealand, and
have the right visa for your visit.
If you are granted a temporary work visa you need to meet certain conditions during your stay:
the work you do must be in line with the conditions specified in your visa
you must keep within New Zealand’s laws
you must only stay in New Zealand for the time allowed by your visa.
Note: There is an option to apply for a silver fern visitor visa from offshore.