13 February 2019 – Oz Kiwi representatives are in Canberra today for meetings with Labor and Greens members.
Only one side of Australian politics is willing to provide a fair pathway to citizenship for all New Zealanders in Australia.
Australian Labor Party leader Bill Shorten has promised to give New Zealanders living in Australia a “fairer deal” under a Labor Government.
A recap of Oz Kiwi’s second day at the Australian Labor Party 2018 National Conference in Adelaide.
The opposition will support the migrant welfare Bill after securing a compromise on some payments.
The Hon Bill Shorten MP re-stated Australian Labor’s commitment to improving the treatment of New Zealanders who are long-term residents of Australia.
The Australian Labor Party support a fair pathway to citizenship for all New Zealanders residing in Australia.
Federal MP for Rankin Jim Chalmers spoke in Parliament in 2015 on giving young New Zealanders access to HELP loans.
The Australian Government has recently made several attempts to change the eligibility criteria for Permanent Visa-holders wanting to apply for citizenship,
Oct 2015 – Federal Labor MP Clare O’Neil (Hotham, VIC) made a powerful speech highlighting the issues for Kiwis living in Australia.