The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has set aside 190,000 available places for Australia’s migration programme. This is in line with previous migration quotas. The breakdown of these available places are as follows:

  • 128,500 places will be available for Skilled Migration.
  • 57,400 places for Family Migration.
  • 565 places for Migration under the Special Eligibility Stream of the managed Migration Program

Temporary visas such as visitor visas, student visas, working holiday visas and subclass 457 Temporary Work (Skilled) visas are not included in the annual planning levels.

AIMS consists of a team of expert migration agents and solicitors who provide professional assistance to people who intend to migrate to Australia or Australian residents and citizens who wish to bring their family here. Whether you are seeking to study, work or establish a business in Australia, we can advise you on your options and assist you in securing the right visa.  For more information or to set up a consultation with one of our agents, give AIMS a call on 03-9078 6819 or email us at