Migrants will Welcome Changes to New Zealand’s Visa Rules

April 19, 2017

    June Ranson was interviewed by Newstalk ZB on the 19 April, 2017 for her expert thoughts on the upcoming government announcement. Later today Bill English will be announcing changes to the rules around immigration for a New Zealand visa. These changes are expected to involve tighter criteria in some categories.     “It’s intended to […]

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English Language Requirement for Residence

March 10, 2017

From the Chairman’s Desk It has been brought to our attention this week just what a minefield the English language requirement for Residence has become, when it has reached the stage where highly qualified and well-travelled individuals from some countries who speak perfect English are required to carry out an IELTS test, because they do […]

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PM Discusses Proposed Migrant Levy

February 1, 2017

An extra levy to migrants has been suggested by the New Zealand Initiative. This was in a report looking at the impact of immigration on New Zealand. The New Zealand Prime Minister, Bill English said  that it was an interesting idea but that there must be a very good reason for an additional levy or tax. […]

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Foreign Students Left in Lurch

January 20, 2017

On Sunday, June Ranson was interviewed for the Otago Daily Times.    Police have sounded a warning after at least 11 international students have been left in limbo after an education agent allegedly ran away with around $250,000 they had paid for school fees and living expenses. Two of the 11 Korean students are in […]

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Immigration Specialist

November 9, 2016

This is an excellent opportunity to join a very well respected private immigration company in the Wellington region, working with people across the globe.   Woburn International is looking for an experienced NZ Immigrations Specialist or Licensed Immigration Advisor to take a key role in our progressive and industry leading company. Reporting to the Owner […]

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Shreya Ghosal Sponsorship

July 14, 2016

Shreya Ghosal Sponsorship Woburn’s CEO June Ranson and Immigration adviser Meena Patel have been interviewed by the station 105.3FM discussing Woburn’s key points of difference in being your Immigration specialist.  The interview will be played on the station until the 19th August. Woburn International is a proud sponsor of singer Shreya Ghosal who will be performing […]

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John Key with June Ranson

July 7, 2016

Woburn International’s CEO June Ranson with the NZ Prime Minister, John Key at a recent business development meeting, working together to make New Zealand great

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Vibrant Hutt article

November 5, 2015

Woburn was featured in Vibrant Hutt recently.  You can download the full article here.

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Foreign Students in New Zealand

December 14, 2014

Foreign Students being exploited – Managing Director of Woburn, June Ranson, was interviewed live on One News, and you can see the clip at http://tvnz.co.nz/breakfast-news/clamping-down-foreign-student-exploitation-video-6181085  

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The Scoop – Law Must Change

Media Release – Law must be changed to stop overseas student exploitation http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/ED1412/S00003/law-must-be-changed-to-stop-overseas-student-exploitation.htm  

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Reserve Bank wrong on NZ immigration

November 18, 2014

The Reserve Bank of NZ has got it wrong in their statement that immigration into New Zealand is the main reason for house price inflation says the Chairman of New Zealand Association for Migration and Investment (NZAMI) and Managing Director of Woburn International Group. June Ranson states, that the Reserve Bank statement regarding immigration having […]

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Recognition of Global Excellence

People and companies re- establishing themselves in another country is extremely challenging and whilst there are numerous resources to provide information, there is a problem for people knowing what is relevant to their specific situation.   The Woburn International Group is a Lower Hutt based company formed in 1991 to provide the resources throughout NZ and […]

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Migrants key to regional growth

February 16, 2014

Migrants are the key to growth of the Hutt Valley and Wellington region and more needs to be done to attract them, says leading New Zealand immigration consultant June Ranson. “We must get out and show the world that New Zealand is an attractive option for people with the right skills, including entrepreneurs with great ideas,” says […]

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NZ relocator named best in world

December 2, 2013

New Zealand migration and corporate relocation specialist, Woburn International based in NZ and operating globally, has beaten off competition from 165 countries and named the Cartus Global Destination Service Provider of 2013 at a major convention attended by more than 2500 delegates in Dallas, Texas recently. Cartus is a leading provider of global relocation services […]

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NZ – Guide to migrant Business Entrepreneurs

October 19, 2013

If you have previously owned and operated a business this could provide a pathway towards gaining Residence in New Zealand. 69% of current NZ business owners in all industry groups, have no succession plans for exiting their business within the next 10 years, which is 3 times the world average – excellent opportunities exist. Options […]

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