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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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Work and eligibility arrangements for the Temporary Graduate (subclass 485) visa

| November 24, 2013
Work and eligibility arrangements for the Temporary Graduate (subclass 485) visa

The Temporary Graduate (subclass 485) visa offers a great opportunity for recently graduated international students to gain valuable work experience after completing their studies. This work experience helps develop the skills graduates gained during their studies and also makes them more employable upon return to their home country. It is important to note that applicants […]

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Australia introduces Labour Market Testing (LMT) for key 457 visa occupations

| November 24, 2013
Australia introduces Labour Market Testing (LMT) for key 457 visa occupations

IEAA-labour-market-testing-requirement-457-visa-programLabour Market Testing (LMT) for the Australian subclass 457 visa programme has begun and further details of how it will work have now been issued by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. All applications from 23 November will be subject to the new LMT rules but those lodged before this date will be unaffected. […]

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Answers to Frequently Asked Questions by International Students

| September 19, 2013
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions by International Students

Frequently Asked Questions by International Students What are the requirements to apply for a post study working visa after completing a one year Postgraduate course? What is the fee for this type of visa? What are the criteria for this type of visa, including registration? Do I need to take any exams such as IELTS? […]

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Employer Sponsored Visas – 457

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments
Employer Sponsored Visas – 457

Overseas skilled workers may be sponsored by an Australian business or overseas business operating in Australia for a temporary or permanent residence visa depending upon the applicant’s skills/qualification/work experience and the employer’s location/position available and business needs. Employer sponsored visas are ideal for applicants who cannot meet the Basic Requirements or Skilled Visa Points Test […]

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Migrating to Australia

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Australia is one of the great country to get a first-rate education, but also it is a wonderful place to live and work. Many international students who study in Australia choose to apply for permanent residency after they finish their studies. As an overseas student on a student visa you can apply for permanent residency […]

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