Posted on: July 11th, 2024

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Summary of 1 July 2024 Changes

Summary of changes – 1 July 2024   Subclass 482TSS and 186DE/TRTS Pathways   TSMIT Increase Temporary Skilled Migration Income Threshold is increased from $70,000 to $73,150. New nominations lodged after 1 July must meet the new TSMIT or AMSR (whichever the higher amount). This does not affect existing visa holders or nominations lodged pre

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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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Closure of Provisional Business Innovation and Investment Subclass 188 July 2024

As was announced in the budget and as part of the migration strategy, from July the Provisional Business Innovation and Investment (Sc 188) visa is closing to new applications. The Department is considering a new talent and innovation visa that is scheduled to be available at the end of 2024. Within the article, the Department

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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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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: December 11th, 2023

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LABOUR MARKET TESTING CHANGES EFFECT 08/12/2023

LABOUR MARKET TESTING CHANGES EFFECT 08/12/2023 THIS RELATES TO ADVERTISEMENTS PLACED FOR A SUBCLASS 482TSS VISA. IT CAN ALSO BE USED FOR THE 186 PERMANENT EMPLOYER SPONSORED PATHWAY IN TERMS OF MEETING THE GENUINE POSITION REQUIREMENTS. Method The requirement has been reduced from 3 to 2 methods of advertisement. Workforce Australia is no longer required.

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Posted on: November 25th, 2023

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Covid concession period ends on 25/11/2023

  Covid concession period ends on 25/11/2023 ​​The COVID-19 concession period will cease on 25 November 2023. ​From early 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in international travel restrictions, and deteriorating business and employment conditions. The former Government implemented temporary measures related to an initial concession period. This was to provide concessions for applicants of certain visa subclasses affected

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