Global Talent Scheme Visa is here!

The Global Talent Scheme (“GTS”) is a new visa scheme designed to attract highly skilled global talent and ...
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Skilling Australians Fund & Training Levy Update

Skilling Australians Fund (“SAF”) update and implementation timeline   When the Migration Amendment (Skilling Australians Fund) Act 2018 ...
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Increase to Visa Application Charges

On 1 July 2018, the visa application charges for most visa subclasses increased in line with CPI. The ...
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Standard Business Sponsorship

Insight: The top 10 in demand tech jobs and skills in Australia

Source: Australian Financial Review Top 10 in demand tech jobs and skills Australia will need another 100,000 tech ...
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Tech Skilled Migrant Worker

ACS: Australia needs 200,000 more tech workers in five years

ACS Australia’s Digital Pulse Report The technology skills gap in Australia is deepening, with an extra 200,000 technology ...
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Requirements, compliance, visa

Fair Work High Income Threshold increase

From 1 July 2018, the Fair Work High Income Threshold (“FWHIT”) is now $145,400. As this is an ...
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independent skilled work visas

Skilled Points Test – new minimum 65 points

General Skilled Migration - Increase to pool and pass marks For visa applications lodged from 1 July 2018 ...
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Appealing a visa refusal or cancellation

$200,000 penalty for terminating overseas worker by text message

Source: Fair Work Ombudsman  The former owner-operator of an Indian restaurant in Perth has been penalised more than ...
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Government Announces New Global Talent Visa

The Australian government has announced it will pilot a new visa scheme this year to help companies lure ...
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TSS Visa Regulations Take Effect 18 March 2018

Executive Summary The Australian Government has published regulations to overhaul key employer sponsored visa programmes. The Temporary Skill ...
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