Posts Tagged ‘immigration’

Australian Immigration to Embrace New Technologies

Source: International Business Times Immigration to outsource visa system as Australia prepares for tourists and migration surge A huge part of Australia’s visa system will be run by private operators. The Immigration Department plan allows them to charge migrants in order to avoid cost blow-outs. The changes to the immigration system allow companies to run…

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Did you know: Your social media profile can impact your visa?

conflicting information on social media

Beware of contradictory information on Facebook. Recently, a visa applicant was before the Federal Circuit Court of Australia appealing a decision on his visa application. In that case, the Court ruled that material on the Facebook page of a visa applicant is “information” about “evidentiary material” used to determine the whether an applicant’s claims made…

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Budget 2016: What it means for immigration

What does the Federal Budget mean for immigration in Australia? More jobs, more growth – those were some of the key themes of this year’s Federal Budget as the nation continues the transition away from the mining boom into a more diverse economy. The Budget Paper for the Department of Immigration and Border Control provides some positive…

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