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Communtity Law Manual | Immigration | Deportation of Residence Class Visa holders

Residence Class Visas: Living in New Zealand permanently

Deportation of Residence Class Visa holders

As a Residence Class Visa holder, you can only be deported for the specific reasons set out in the Immigration Act, such as committing crimes or breaching the conditions of your visa: see “Residence Class Visa holders: Being deported for wrongdoing or other reasons” in the section “Deportation: Being made to leave New Zealand”.

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