The latest Australian and New Zealand Immigration News and updates that can affect your visa application.
Celebrating our newest Citizens on the 75th Anniversary of Australian Citizenship
Australia Day marks the 75th Anniversary of Australian Citzenship which first occurred on 26 January 1949. We also like …
Applying for an Australian Permanent Skilled Migration Visa
Australia’s state and territory-nominated visa options to migrate without an employer sponsor have become more competitive due to the government significantly …
Partner Visa Update for Subclass 309 Offshore Applicants
As of 25 November 2023, Australia’s Partner Visa Program has become simplified with the removal of the distinction between ‘onshore’ and ‘offshore’ applicants, …
Extension of Work Rights Beyond the Six-Month Limitation
As of today, the Department of Home Affairs confirmed the updated policy arrangements around Condition 8547.
From January 1, 2024, working holiday …
The much-anticipated announcement of the Government’s new Migration Strategy has finally been revealed, including the new 4-Year Skills in Demand visa which will replace the Temporary Skilled Shortage …
Permanent Parent and Contributory Parent visa applications are subject to capping and queuing under the Migration Program set by the Government each year.
In relation to the function of …
Expanding Access to the TRT Stream
Required amendments – have been released – to the Regulations to give effect to the changes that expand pathways to permanent residence for …
Permanent Residency for TSS 482 Visa Holders
The long-awaited announcement as to when all TSS 482 visa holders will have a pathway to permanent residence regardless of their occupations …
Father’s Day – Parent Visas
With Father’s Day not far away, in Australia, many residents in Australia are reminded of the distance between themselves and their parents.
Australia offers several …
Employer Nomination Scheme Subclass 186 Update
By the end of 2023, the Temporary Residence Transition (TRT) stream of the Employer Nomination Scheme Subclass 186 visa will be amended as …
New Labour Agreement for Aged Care Sector (May 5, 2023)
A new Labour Agreement for the Aged Care Industry was announced this morning, Friday 5th May 2023, by Minister …
Australian Migration Program Update (April 2023)
On 27 April 2023, the Home Affairs Minister, Clare O’Neil addressed the National Press Club announcing major reforms to the migration program.
The emphasis …
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