• Business and Skilled Programs

    BSMQ Business and Skilled Programs – CLOSE Source: Queensland Business and Skilled Migration (BSMQ) has announced that it has closed state nomination for all business and skilled visas from 8 February 2019. No further invitations will be issued from this date. BSMQ will continue to process applications which have been already invited for state nomination prior […]

  • regional school fee waivers

    SA announces regional school fee waivers for SC 457/482 holders Source: The South Australian Minister for Education, the Hon John Garner MP, has just announced that the school contribution fee for dependents of Subclasses 457 and 482 visa holders, attending government schools in regional areas are to be waived to encourage nor foreign workers to settle or work in […]

  • Information Regarding DAMA

    Very important information regarding DAMA Since posting DAMA information on our newsfeed, we have received hundreds of email enquiries from people wanting to know more. A large number of these enquiries are from people who do not have an Australian employer or full-time job offer in a DAMA listed occupation located in a DAMA region. […]

  • Two new DAMAs

    Two new DAMAs – NT and Warrnambool Victoria Source: Two new DAMAs (Designated Area Migration Agreements) have been signed. A new Northern Territory DAMA II has been signed for 5 years to replace the NT’s first DAMA which expires on 31 December 2018. This DAMA broadens the number of approved occupations to 117 skilled […]

  • Temporary Sponsored Parent Visa

    Temporary sponsored parent visa Source: The Government will introduce a new temporary sponsored parent visa that will provide parents and grandparents a new pathway to reunite with their families. The minister for immigration, citizenship and multicultural affairs’ website contains the following: Government delivers new Temporary Sponsored Parent Visa despite Labor opposition The Government will introduce a new […]

  • Partner and Family Visa

    Major partner and family visa legislation passes senate Awaiting royal assent – Affect on partner/fiance visas uncertain Source: After almost 2 years of waiting, major new partner and family visa legislation has passed and is awaiting royal assent to become law. The Migration Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) Bill 2016 passed in the […]

  • Employment in Melbourne

    Hi All, Are you looking for employment and possible 482 sponsorship in Melbourne? If so, please read on… You must: Be qualified or experienced as a metal fabricator or welder Have two years full-time work experience in the occupation in the last 5 years If this is you or someone you know, please send the […]

  • Best Qualities Of Each State In Australia

    Find out the best qualities of each state in Australia Australia offers an incredible array of sceneries and, no matter which state you are in, they all provide something different. To give you an idea of the best qualities of each state, here is a brief overview. New South Wales Home to 7 million people, […]

  • Seasonal Worker Program

    Three year WHV and changes to seasonal worker program Source:   Ministers Coleman and Littleproud have announced by media release changes to visa programs that will assist farmers access a larger number of overseas workers.   Changes to Working Holiday Maker visas   • Work and Holiday makers (subclass 462) will be able to undertake […]

  • Early Childhood Teacher

    Early Childhood Teacher – Relocate to Darwin Little Flyers Childcare   Possibility of regional sponsorship Professional development and support   Little Flyers Childcare is a privately-owned long day care centre with a big vision – we want to be the best and offer the best preschool program for our children and the wider Darwin community! […]

  • Permanent Residency For Retirees

    Pathway to permanent residency for retirees Source:     Legislative Instrument – F2018L01472 – Migration Amendment (Pathway to Permanent Residence for Retirees) Regulations 2018. This amendment relates to the small cohort of temporary resident retirees who have been unable to progress to permanent residency due to the closure of that pathway for retirees. Holders or former […]

  • Skilled Migration

    Skilled Migration remains the best pathway to move to Australia Source:   The Migration Program is designed to achieve a range of economic and social outcomes. The program is set on an annual basis and re-sets on 1 July each year.  For the current migration year, with the total places available capped at a ceiling […]