Posted on: June 25th, 2024

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Visa conditions 8107, 8607 and 8608 changes for 482 and 457 visa holders – Effective from 01/07/2024

From 1 July 2024, visa conditions 8107, 8607 and 8608 are changing in response to the Australian Governments Migration strategy. These changes apply to temporary migrants who have the following visas: Temporary Work (Skilled) visa (subclass 457) Temporary Skill Shortage visa (subclass 482) Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (provisional) visa (subclass 494). Holders of these visas who

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Posted on: June 15th, 2024

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State and Territory Nominations for May 2024 – 190 and 491 visa applicants

The Department’s website has been updated with the number of nominations made by State and Territory governments for Sc 190 and Sc 491 for the month of May. Between 30 April and 31 May 2024, the number of nominations made by each State and Territory government are the following: Visa Subclass  ACT    NSW    NT    QLD  

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Posted on: June 15th, 2024

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Effective 1/07/2024 – Restrictions on making onshore Student visa applications for certain visa holders

Restricting onshore visa hopping to the Student visa program   From 1 July 2024, Temporary Graduate, Visitor and Maritime Crew visa holders will be unable to apply for a Student visa while in Australia. In addition to existing visas from which it is already not possible to apply for a Student visa onshore, the complete

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Posted on: May 29th, 2024

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TSMIT Salary Increase – In effect from 1 July 2024

TSMIT Salary increase – 1 July 2024 Following the Government’s commitment at the Jobs and Skills Summit in 2022 and the announcement in the Migration Strategy last year, the Department has announced that the TSMIT will increase from $70,000 to $73,150 effective from 1 July 2024. New employer sponsored nomination applications that are lodged on

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Posted on: May 20th, 2024

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Summary of proposed changes affecting the Migration program

Summary of proposed changes affecting the Migration program   Proposed migration budget 2024-2025 Permanent visa allocations The allocation for permanent visa places have been published on the Home Affairs website today.   Skilled Program Visa Stream Visa Category 2023–24 Planning levels 2024–25 Planning levels Skill Employer Sponsored 36,825 44,000   Skilled Independent 30,375 16,900  

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Posted on: March 30th, 2024

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IELTS ONE SKILL RETAKE ALLOWS YOU TO RETAKE ANY ONE COMPONENT OF THE TEST – NOW AVAILABLE IN AUSTRALIA

IELTS ONE SKILL RETAKE ALLOWS YOU TO RETAKE ANY ONE COMPONENT OF THE TEST – NOW AVAILBALE IN AUSTRALIA IELTS One Skill Retake To help you feel confident going into your IELTS test. With this new feature, you can retake any one component of the test (Listening, Reading, Writing or Speaking), without having to take

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Posted on: March 22nd, 2024

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Skilled Hospitality workers from India

VETASSESS connecting skilled Indian hospitality workers with Australian industry VETASSESS has signed a memorandum of understanding with Tourism Training Australia (TTA) and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) to create a streamlined skilled migration pathway to connect Australian employers with skilled hospitality workers from India. VETASSESS would be the assessing authority and would handle inquiries,

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Posted on: March 22nd, 2024

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Student Visa – requirement to demonstrate that you are a genuine student (GS) – effective 23/03/2024

The Department have updated their website to include information on the genuine student requirement which commences on 23 March 2024.  This does not apply to applications that were submitted prior to the 23/03/2024. The Department’s website contains an overview of the GS requirement as well as was evidence and information should be included in the application. All

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Posted on: March 22nd, 2024

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English Language Requirements changes – Effective from 23/03/2024

Further to the Migration Strategy announcement released on 11 December 2023, the Australian Government is raising the English language requirements for Student and Temporary Graduate visas.   The English language reforms will support international students and recent graduates to have a positive educational experience in Australia and give students who earn a degree in Australia

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Posted on: January 25th, 2024

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NSW Nominations now open for the Skilled Work Regional visa (subclass 491) Pathway 1

NSW Nominations now open for the Skilled Work Regional visa (subclass 491) Pathway 1 NSW State government is pleased to announce that applications for New South Wales nomination for the Skilled Work Regional (subclass 491) visa under Pathway 1 are now open. In the following sections, a detailed explanation has been provided about the nomination

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