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Changes to Partner Visas – Budget 2020

This year has been a particularly complicated one for people wanting to visit or migrate to Australia, forcing many to put their plans on hold or abandon them all together.

Recognising the Regions – Immigration changes create new visas and classifications to better respond to regional skills shortages

The Department of Home Affairs has recently introduced very welcome changes to the migration program, expanding the definition of “Regional Australia” and creating two new visas for employers and visa applicants outside the major cities.

Certainty and consistency needed for visa applicants and sponsors in light of more proposed visa changes

The Commonwealth Department of Home Affairs is again making changes to the Australian visa system, with a view to substantially reducing the number of visa categories.

Talent shortages restrict business – visa problems for Australia’s biggest tech exporter

Australia’s biggest tech exporter facing critical shortages of skilled workers. 

Doing the Work before Doing the Work – the importance of lodging quality Skilled Visa Applications

Australia’s skilled visa migration programme plays a crucial role in assisting Australian businesses to fill identified skills shortages and maintain their business productivity, while allowing overseas visitors and intending migrants to utilise their skills to contribute to Australian workplaces.

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