19 Dec 2019

Australian Government can grant Permanent Residency within weeks if you are a highly skilled migrant In a push to attract global talent from across the world the Australian Government has official launched the Global Talent Independent Program (GTIP) on November 4, 2019. Details of the program Under GTIP highly skilled migrants in selected industries will receive a fast-tracked ...

18 Dec 2019

In this article we will discuss the current and new multiple initiatives that the Australian government, in conjunction with the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection has taken to incentivise people looking to migrate to Australian through skilled migration program. These initiatives will help these skilled migrants choose regional areas overall metropolitan cities s...

09 Dec 2019

Skilled Migration Points System - What is Specialised Education and how many points can I gain?  Broad Field of Education Natural and Physical Sciences Information Technology Engineering and Related Technologies Narrow Field of Education Biological Sciences Chemical Sciences Earth Sciences Mathematical Sciences Natural and Physical Sciences Other Natural and Physic...

06 Dec 2019

The Australian government is continuing to offer incentives for migrants by introducing 2 new Provisional Regional Visas (Subclass 491 regional state sponsored and Subclass 494 regional employer sponsor) both leading to Permanent Residency (PR) if the potential migrant commits to staying in the regional area for at least 3 years. Regional area expands to previously restricted areas! ...

18 Jul 2019

The NSW skilled migration (190) is now open for 2019-20. The New South Wales government intends to run the 190 program to bring highly skilled people to meet the NSW labour requirement. NSW is an appealing destination for a lot of people as it is the heart of Australia’s finance and economy. In acknowledgement to high demand in NSW the program is aligned to the skills needed for the S...

18 Jul 2019

The new application for Temporary Sponsored Parent visa applications are being accepted from 1 st July 2019. The new visa is linked to a sponsorship framework which will let an Australian citizen or a permanent resident to first be approved as sponsors. After they are accepted as sponsors, their parents will be able to apply for the visa which entitles them to stay in Australia for a con...

18 Jul 2019

The meaning of what constitutes as a “regional area” differs around Australia. In the bigger and more populated states like NSW, Victoria and Queensland it is areas outside the major cities. In the case of Tasmania, South Australia and The Northern Territory the entire area is classified as a regional. For the purpose of General Skilled Migration, migrants can claim points by eithe...

18 Jul 2019

The Department of Home Affairs has stated the fees for most visas will get an increase of 5.4% starting 1 st July 2019. The new visa application charges are listed below: Student visas increased from $575 to $620 Graduate Temporary visa (Subclass 485) increased from $1,535 to $1650 General Skilled Migration visas increased from $3,755 to $4,045 Partner visas increased from...

15 Jul 2019

The Department of Home Affairs has introduced two new visas Subclass 494 and 491 which will come into effect this November 2019. The new visas will replace the existing Subclass 187 (Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme) visa and Subclass 489 (Skilled Regional Provisional) visa effectively November 2019. The new Subclass 494 visa will let employers hire skilled foreign workers via Emp...

08 Apr 2019

Overview The social well-being and community benefits have been the primary objectives for the government of Australia. In one such move; the government introduced a new parents visa in 2017. This five-year temporary visa will let parents stay for a long time with their children in Australia. The new parents visa became the part of family migration programme for the year 2017-2018 The ...