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Tasmania introduce a new Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (Subclass 489)

| July 14, 2017
Tasmania introduce a new Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (Subclass 489)

Tasmanian state government offer a new visa category that could provide visa-holders a pathway to Australian permanent residency. Australia is proving to be one of the most popular immigration destinations in the world. With a total annual intake of nearly 200,000, the country evokes the interest of visa-seekers from all over the globe. Apart from […]

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Changes on Working Visas (old 457) from July 2017

| July 3, 2017
Changes on Working Visas (old 457) from July 2017

Previously Australian government had announced from 1st of July 2017, many changes to 457 visa are coming in to effect that it will introduce some reforms to Australia’s temporary employer sponsored skilled migration programmes. The reforms were to include abolishing of Temporary (Skilled) (subclass 457) visa (457 visa) and replacing it with a completely new […]

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Do you want to migrate to Australia? Victoria releases new Skilled Occupations List

| June 28, 2017
Do you want to migrate to Australia? Victoria releases new Skilled Occupations List

From 1 July 2017, applications for ICT occupations re-open with new application process. In November 2016, reported about Victorian Government’s decision to temporary stop accepting applications for skilled visa for certain ICT occupations. Skilled visa applications for 11 occupations were temporarily closed by the Victorian Government for certain ICT occupations from 11 November 2016 till 6 March […]

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Skilled Migration Visas

| December 29, 2016
Skilled Migration Visas

  Overview of General Skill Migration process If you are looking to migrate to Australia and have skills that are in demand in Australia, you may be able to gain permanent residency through the General Skilled Migration (GSM) program. The GSM program is different to other types of visa applications and it can be confusing. We […]

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FactCheck: what are the real numbers on refugees and migrants coming to Australia?

| October 18, 2016
FactCheck: what are the real numbers on refugees and migrants coming to Australia?

On Q&A programme of ABC, panellists duelled over the numbers of migrants Australia takes a year. Is it 200,000 or 800,000? How many are permanent and how many are temporary? Let’s check the facts. Checking the source The Conversation asked the three panellists for sources and comment to support their statements. Shen Narayanasamy referred to […]

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The skills that will help you emigrate to Australia

| May 27, 2016
The skills that will help you emigrate to Australia

Australia’s Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) has released the new Skilled Occupations List (SOL) for 2016-17. The purpose of the country’s skilled migration programme is to attract “highly employable” people for migration, and it is the most common form of migration to Australia. Australia is one of the biggest gainers through emigration, which is largely […]

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