Major changes proposed for Skilled Migration to Australia

Major changes proposed for Skilled Migration to Australia

The changes proposed by Productivity Commission could significantly change the way Australia chooses its migrant intake. The Productivity Commission has recommended major changes to Australia’s Skilled Migration program, In a detailed report titled ‘Migrant Intake...
New Temporary Parent Visas Announced

New Temporary Parent Visas Announced

The Turnbull Coalition Government today confirmed it will implement its election commitment to introduce a new temporary sponsored parent visa. The temporary sponsored parent visa will allow Australians to sponsor their parents to stay in Australia for up to five...
NEW Temporary Activity Visa Framework Update

NEW Temporary Activity Visa Framework Update

There is a new Temporary Activity Visa Framework commencing on 19 November 2016. The framework will remove sponsorship and nomination requirements for specific short stay activities. It will also integrate the existing seven temporary activity visa classes into four...
IMPORTANT: New Recommendation for Abolition of Parent Visas

IMPORTANT: New Recommendation for Abolition of Parent Visas

The Australia’s Productivity Commission is trying to recommend the abolition of the permanent visa for parents of migrants, or if not, recommending boosting the fee of this visa tremendously. The Commission reported the necessity for providing the permanent residence...