Visa News & Updates
Administrative Appeals Tribunal Fee increase on 1 July 2019
Tribunals Fee Increases from 1 July 2019. Application fees in the Migration and Refugee Division increase to $1,787.
Occupations that may be nominated for an applicant for a Subclass 482 visa
This instrument lists the occupations in the Short-term Skilled Occupation List, Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List and Regional Occupation List.
Occupations that may be nominated for an applicant for a Subclass 407 visa
The instrument operates to specify the skilled occupations applicable to an application, or proposed application, for a Subclass 407 Training) visa.
Skilled visa processing times to be slashed - Minister
The Accredited Sponsor Scheme, which allows rapid processing of skilled visas, is to be substantially expanded in a move that will benefit many Australian businesses.
Aged care providers are now able to hire overseas workers - Minister
Aged care providers are now able to hire overseas workers with specialised skills that will support older Australians from multicultural backgrounds.
Migrant women find independence & more rights in Australia - AMES
Migrant women in Australia are finding more independence and a healthier and wealthier life with more opportunity than in their home countries, according to a new survey.
No takers for thousands of Australian permanent residency visas - SBS
While thousands struggle to meet the requirements for Australian permanent residency, some in-demand trade occupations are seeing very low, or even no applications at all.