Doris Schoeller

Licensed Immigration Adviser, MA (University of Vienna),

Doris is a Director of Access NZ and a licensed Immigration Adviser (Licence No 201401360).  She commutes between Tauranga and Auckland and travels regularly to Europe where she organises information seminars for our European clients. Doris specializes in work and family category visas as well as residence applications for all categories. With a university degree in translation, she speaks English, German and Portuguese. Contact Doris on

Iryna Stewart

Licensed Immigration Adviser

Iryna is a Licensed Immigration Adviser (Licence No 201300760). She is responsible for the Russian market at Access NZ. Originally from Russia and with a previous career in education and interpreting, she came to New Zealand in 2002. She has strong ties with the Tauranga multicultural society. Being fluent in Russian, she has expertise in most visa types but specializes in partnership and business investor visa applications from the Russian market. Contact Iryna on

Susanna Lin

Licensed Immigration Adviser (Provisional Licence Holder)

Susanna Lin has recently received her immigration adviser licence (as a provisional licence holder) following the completion of her immigration advice study. Susanna is originally from China and has a background in accounting, which means she has a great eye for detail and high efficiency required for successfully managing a client’s visa application. Being fluent in Mandarin (Chinese) and English, Susanna will be looking after our Chinese market and is dedicated to provide excellent service to our clients. Contact Susanna on

Ned Burke

Consultant, BCL (National University of Ireland)

Ned is a lawyer with over 20 years experience in immigration and employment law in New Zealand and Europe. Ned has extensive experience in all areas of immigration and refugee law from simple applications for work visas through to appearing in the New Zealand High Court seeking judicial review of decisions affecting his clients. He specializes in urgent immigration and deportation issues as well as business and investor visas. He is also a member of the charitable organisation Lawyers without Borders which specialises in pro bono access to justice initiatives. Contact Ned on