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

Legal & Marketing Assistant

Susanna has joined the team in February 2019 after completing her legal executive diploma, while she enjoys the variety of work that her role as legal and marketing assistant provides, she also runs her own portrait photography business and she speaks fluent Mandarin Chinese. She has recently completed her Graduate Diploma in New Zealand Immigration Advice and is applying for a provisional immigration adviser license.  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