Canberra meeting with Home Affairs Minister and Federal Treasurer
08 November 2022
This morning Oz Kiwi representatives met with Home Affairs Minister Clare O'Neil and Federal Treasurer Jim Chalmers at Parliament House, Canberra. Discussions focused on the current government review of New Zealanders rights in Australia.
We cannot disclose the details of the discussions. However, we are working to ensure the review delivers positive changes without unintended consequences.
Oz Kiwi representatives with Home Affairs Minister Clare O'Neil. Photo supplied.
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has committed to reviewing the rights of New Zealanders living in Australia, including the path to citizenship. Both New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese support positive change.
Last month Oz Kiwi Chair Joanne Cox had a Q & A with Home Affairs Minister Clare O'Neil. Topics included clearing the backlog of New Zealand 189 Visa applications, and the current review of New Zealanders rights in Australia.