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  • ‘Best Migration Agents on the Gold Coast’ Awards Announced This is Australia has been recognised as one of the #ThreeBestRated Migration Agents on the Gold Coast for 2020. All migration agents faced a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes everything from checking reviews, ratings, reputation, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust and cost to general excellence. “This is Australia […]

  • 8 October 2020 What is Regional? The Gold Coast is and Everyone Loves it! ‘Australia’s favourite playground’. ‘Beautiful one day, perfect the next’. These are just a few of the taglines used to describe this magnificent city. But did you know that the Gold Coast is classed as regional for migration purposes? What does being […]

  • 7 October 2020 The 2020/2021 Budget: Migration and its Role in Australia’s Economic Recovery Plan In a joint media release from Ministers Peter Dutton and Alan Trudge, the Australian government has outlined its migration plan to create jobs and bring high value investment to help Australia rebound from COVID-19. The migration ceiling for 2020/2021 will […]

  • 29 September 2020 The Northern Territory to Accept 70 International Students in October The Northern Territory (N.T.) Government confirmed it was working with Charles Darwin University [CDU] to fly 70 international students to Darwin from Singapore in October. A spokesman from Chief Minister Michael Gunner’s office said on Monday that an agreement for a pilot […]

  • 23 September 2020 Changes to the Citizenship Test For the first time in over a decade, would-be Australians will have extra questions to answer on their Citizenship Test. Previously, candidates only had to study the ‘Life in Australia’ booklet, pass the test, then sign the Australian values statement. From November 2020, a section on Australian […]

  • 22 September 2020 New Covid-19 Concessions for current visa holders To allow for flexibility in uncertain times, The Australian government has implemented changes to the Migration Regulations which give concessions to current visa holders who have been adversely affected by the Cv-19 pandemic. The concessions apply to the following visas: Skilled Regional 887 Temporary Graduate 485 […]

  • 2 September 2020 Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL) announced The Australian government has given the green light to a new Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL). The occupations on the list have been hand-picked to assist in Australia’s recovery from the Cv-19 pandemic. Existing skilled migration occupation lists will remain active and visas will […]

  • Sponsorship Opportunities Motor Mechanics / Auto Electricians Full-time positions available for suitable qualified and experienced Motor Mechanics / Auto Electricians. Various positions available in Regional Queensland. Australian Business willing to sponsor suitable candidates. Must be qualified and/or experienced in the position. Child Care Group Leaders / Lead Educators Full-time positions available for suitable qualified and […]

  • Bond University Law School Lecture This is Australia’s director and principal Migration Agent, Mathew Perich, together with Migration Lawyer, Anthony Perich, have been welcomed back for the ninth consecutive year to lecture Immigration Law and Policy to Law Students at Bond University. Mathew and Anthony frequently provide lectures to universities and colleges and they have […]

  • Hong Kong Passport Holders to get Pathways to Permanent Residency Current and future students from Hong Kong will be eligible for a 5 year temporary graduate visa once they successfully complete eligible tertiary studies. Those former students already on a temporary graduate visa will be given an extension of up to 5 years, starting from […]

  • International Students Get Priority to Enter Australia The Australian government remains committed to international students. So much so that a pilot program has been announced whereby 300 students from Asia will travel to Adelaide, South Australia, in September. It is hoped the pilot program will pave the way for other states to begin accepting international […]

  • 20/07/2020 Students Given Confidence with Visa Arrangements Australia is preparing to welcome back international students in a COVID safe way once state borders re-open and face-to-face learning resumes. The Australian government announced today assurances for International Students already in Australia and those who haven’t been able to travel due to COVID-19 border closures. Students in […]