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CORS Application Documents

Please note - Immigration New Zealand is currently not accepting applications

for the Community Refugee Sponsorship extended pilot programme.

Submitting your group's application

Before your group submits its application for the Community Refugee Sponsorship (CORS) programme, please make sure you have discussed your application and settlement plan with the HOST International Aotearoa team, the umbrella organisation for the CORS programme.

To submit an application (once applications will be accepted again):

Send your completed application to:

Immigration New Zealand

You must include ‘Approved Community Organisation’ in the subject line.

Make sure all required documentation is attached:​

  1. Completed and signed Approved Community Organisation Application Form.

  2. Completed Settlement Plan Form.

  3. Budget plan, income and expenditure for the last two years, and other financial documents.

  4. Completed Child Protection Statement.

  5. Evidence of completed e-learning module (Fundamentals of Child Protection course certificate).

  6. Evidence of completed New Zealand Police Vetting (Police Vetting Report).

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