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  • Occupations List And Legislative Instrument Conflicts Causing Confusion

    Occupations List And Legislative Instrument Conflicts Causing Confusion

    Since publishing the updated MLTSSL and STSOL occupations lists on the 1st July, we have had a number of comments from confused readers highlighting a conflict between the occupations listed on our lists (or the lists on the DIBP website) and the legislative instruments which govern the content of the list. Occupations lists / Legislative […] More

  • 2017-2018 Skilled Occupations Lists Announced

    2017-2018 Skilled Occupations Lists Announced

    Australia has announced the new skilled occupation list for the immigration intake program for the year 2017-18. The new occupation list takes effect on Saturday, 1st July 2017. Applicants for General Skilled Migration are required to nominate an eligible occupation from the Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List.  Applicants for the following visas can choose an occupation […] More

  • 457 visa changes latest

    Australian 457 Visa Changes – FAQ

    So since we announced the abolishment of the 457 visa on the 19th April, we’ve had literally hundreds of comments posted trying to seek additional information on clarification on the announcements. I’m a 457 holder, will I still be able to get PR?  My occupation is no longer on the list, can I still apply? What […] More

  • australia migration planned changes

    Planned Australia Visa Changes – April 2017 – March 2018

    So it’s been a big week as far as Australian Immigration news is concerned and we’ve had quite a few questions posted on our forums and in the article comments in relation to when certain changes will come into effect. With this in mind and with input from one of the recently published fact sheets, we […] More