What does permanent residency in New Zealand allow you to do?

Permanent residency allows holders free travel in and out of New Zealand.Other benefits include:
• A permanent resident may hold and travel on a New Zealand passport.
• May not be deported form New Zealand.
• Is able to stand for public office.
• Benefits from New Zealand consular protection when overseas,
• Can represent New Zealand at international sports.
• Can also live and work in Australia.