Author: enet_gre

On the 13th of February 2019, the senate passed the Home Affairs Legislation Amendment (miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2018 as amended by the House of Representatives. Schedule 1 of the Bill, which deals with the transfer to Australia of persons requiring treatment, commences the day after...

VETASSESS has announced that, for the assessment of general professional occupations, it will use not only month and year to calculate employment dates, but also day: VETASSESS currently uses only month and year to calculate the employment dates. As of the 14th February 2019, we will...

Queensland has now closed state nomination for all business and skilled VISAS (submitted through SkillSelect) from today the 8th of February 2019. No Further invitations will be issued from this date. BSMQ will continue to process applications which have already been invited for state nomination prior...

Regional employers and skilled migrants who are wanting to live in regional areas will be given access to priority processing on visa applications. The Government will provide $19.4 million in funding over the next four years to support regional areas to attract skilled migrants. Regional employers and...

Number of invitations reduced from 4,350 to 2,500; number of invitations for individuals with 70 points reduced from 2,200 to 736 The Department has just released the details of SkillSelect's 11th December 2018 invitation round.  The number of invitations for visa subclasses 189 and 489 on this...

Change the will take effect on 11th of February 2019 include the addition of 3 occupations to the SNOL: Metal fitters and Machinists nec, Locksmith and Butcher or Smallgoods Makers. Immigration SA has conducted a mid-year review of it's occupation lists - the State Nominated Occupation...