74 Currency and nature of resident visa


The holder of a resident visa—


is entitled to—


travel to New Zealand; and


apply for entry permission (whether before or after travelling to New Zealand); and


if granted entry permission, is entitled, in accordance with the conditions of the visa (if any),—


to stay in New Zealand indefinitely:


to work in New Zealand or in the exclusive economic zone of New Zealand:


to study in New Zealand.


Subsection (1)(a) applies only if the visa holder’s travel to New Zealand is consistent with the conditions of the visa relating to travel.