Ankit’s Journey in NZ

Ankit’s Journey in NZ - SMC, Parent & Grand Parent Visa


Customer Introduction: Ankit’s New Zealand Experience

  • Background: Ankit, residing in the small town of Vatani in the Bay of Plenty region, has been a part of New Zealand’s diverse community since 2015. Living with their family, Anami has built a life over the past six years, experiencing the country’s unique culture and opportunities.
  • Career in the Kiwifruit Industry: Ankit’s professional journey in New Zealand involves working in the Kiwifruit (K) industry, where they have risen to the position of Orchard Manager.

Visa Journey

  • Residency Application: In 2019, Ankit applied for residency through the Skilled Migrant Category (SMC) Visa, based on their occupation in the food  industry.
  • Family Visa Application: With a child in New Zealand, Anami also applied for a visa for their mother-in-law, aiming to bring their family together, especially for significant family events like their child’s upcoming birthday.

Challenges Faced

  • Navigating the Immigration Process: The complexity of applying for residency and family visas posed a significant challenge for Ankit’s requiring a deep understanding of immigration laws and procedures.
  • Family Reunion Aspirations: The desire to have their mother-in-law join them in New Zealand added emotional significance to the visa application process, creating a sense of urgency and hope.

How ICL Immigration Assisted

  • The expertise of Nirmala Murti Madam and the ICL Team: Nirmala Murthy and the ICL team provided invaluable assistance throughout Ankit’s residency and family visa applications, offering expert guidance and support.
  • Personalized and Responsive Support: ICL’s tailored approach to Ankit’s unique situation, including regular communication and updates, made the process smoother and less stressful.
  • Handling Complex Situations: During a difficult period when Ankit was stuck outside the country and their application was in limbo, ICL Immigration intervened effectively, ensuring progress and resolution.

Customer Testimonial

  • Successful Visa Outcomes: Anami’s SMC visa was successfully granted, and they are hopeful for a positive outcome for their mother-in-law’s visa, thanks to ICL’s assistance.
  • High Praise for ICL Immigration: Anami expresses profound gratitude and satisfaction with the services received from ICL Immigration. They commend the team’s professionalism, empathy, and proactive approach, especially in challenging times.
  • Endorsement and Recommendation: Anami strongly recommends ICL Immigration to others, highlighting their exceptional service, regular updates, and the team’s dedication to walking alongside their clients every step of the way.

Ankit’s case is a prime example of how effective and empathetic immigration consultancy can transform the complex process of visa applications into a successful and less stressful journey. ICL Immigration, through their expertise and personalized support, has not only helped Anami secure their future in New Zealand but also fostered a sense of family and trust, which is invaluable in the world of immigration services.