19 January 2019
200800088 - Full
07 834 9222
07 834 9223
022 639 2795
5th Floor, IRD Building
1 Bryce Street
Hamilton Central
New Zealand
PO Box 7089
New Zealand
Heidi Thompson

Mrs Heidi Thompson

Pathways To New Zealand Ltd

Licenced Immigration Adviser

Heidi graduated from the University of Waikato with a Bachelor in Management Studies (Hons) in Marketing and Tourism before working extensively in the travel and tourism industry, where she gained first-hand experience with visa processing and applications.

Heidi joined Pathways to New Zealand in January 2006 after finishing her overseas experience and has been involved with an extensive variety of immigration applications. She became a Licenced Immigration Adviser (IAA Licence #200800088) in 2008.

Pathways offers a very personal and highly professional service built upon honest and open communication and successful visa outcomes. Pathways liaises closely with clients and prospective clients to understand all their circumstances before deciding on the best immigration pathway for them. Our initial assessments are free and undertaken in good faith with the clients best interests in mind. The fact that around 90% of Pathways business is obtained by personal referral is indicative of our clients positive experiences and the high regard they have for the company and its friendly, personable and expert staff.

Pathways staff comprise several enrolled lawyers, previous Immigration New Zealand staff and key personnel from the UK, China, India and the Philippines, as well as New Zealand, who are available to contribute expertise on any country specific matters. The large size and diversity of the Pathways business has allowed the business to develop specialist expertise across all areas of immigration work.

Adviser Specialisations
The table below shows: (i) the areas of expertise that the adviser has in dealing with the immigration visas and permits listed (ii) the countries about which the member has specialised immigration/migrant knowledge (iii) the languages which are spoken in the company.
Visas / PermitsLanguageCountries
Temporary Entry - Work English Vietnam 
Temporary Entry - Visitor Cantonese USA 
Temporary Entry - Study Chinese Thailand 
Residence - Skilled Migrant Filipino South America - Brazil 
Residence - Family Gujarati South Africa 
Residence - Business & Investor Hindi Singapore 
Appeals & Ministerials Mandarin