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April 9, 2020

Working Holiday Makers Assisting Critical Sectors – Visa Flexibility

The Australian government had various changes for temporary visa holders during the coronavirus crisis. All of those were implemented to…
April 8, 2020

NEW COVID-19 Pandemic Visa – Subclass 408

Last Saturday, 4 April 2020, the Australian Government introduced new sub-stream via Subclass 408 (AGEE – Australian Government Endorsed Event)…
April 6, 2020

Temporary Skill Shortage (TSS) Visa Holders – Update (FAQ)

There are various changes happening around us today. We understand you have loads of questions regarding your visa conditions. Here…
February 14, 2020

Australia Add 3 New Free Trade Agreements – Labour Market Testing Trade Obligations

Sponsored skilled workers from Peru, Indonesia and Hong Kong, China who are nominated to apply for Subclass 494 (Skilled Employer-Sponsored…
Australian Immigration Advisor - Novel Coronavirus Updates - Think Visa News
February 6, 2020

Australian Immigration Advisor – Novel Coronavirus Updates

The novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) is all over the news around the globe today. It is very sensitive news and it…
Subclass 189 and Subclass 491 SkillSelect Visa Australia - January Invitation Round - Think Visa News
February 3, 2020

Subclass 189 and Subclass 491 SkillSelect Visa Australia – January Invitation Round

As of January 2020, 90 points is the minimum points score accepted for Skilled Independent Visa (Subclass 189) and Provisional…
Pathways for Business Migration to Australia - Think Visa Blog
September 17, 2018

Pathways for business migration to Australia

Last updated on 22nd January, 2020 “The market is good when the local people are in it and believe in…
Debunking the Myths of Australia’s Business Innovation Visa Stream (Subclass 188A) - Think Visa Blog
September 14, 2017

Debunking the Myths of Australia’s Business Innovation Visa Stream (Subclass 188A)

Last updated on 23rd January 2020 By Pak Liu If you’re planning to start a new business in Australia or…
Subclass 189 and 190 Visas May Be a Good Option - Think Visa Blog
August 2, 2017

Subclass 189 and 190 Visas May Be a Good Option For you!

Last updated on 24th January 2020 As of last year, the up to date immigration changes by the Australian government…
August 2, 2017

New Pathway to Permanent Residency – Tasmania Gateway

Tasmania has introduced a new pathway for people who are interested in migrating to Australia on a permanent basis through…
August 2, 2017

VETASSESS Priority Processing- Express lane to your skilled migration grant!

VETASSESS is one of the Australia’s vocational education and training (VET) assessment providers, it regulates skills assessment for many occupation’s…
July 21, 2017

NZ Citizens catered for Specifically in July 1, 2017 Migration Changes:

As of July 1, 2017, the Australian Government have introduced a streamlined visa which enables New Zealand citizens living in…
July 21, 2017

Multiple changes post 1 July affecting Employer Nominated (ENS) visa applications

Following major migration reforms implement by the Commonwealth Government in both April and July this year, there are many people…
July 20, 2017

Can I still apply for the 457

Can I still apply for the 457? Earlier this year on the 19th April, the Turnbull government announced that it…
April 27, 2017

The 457 Changes ARE substantive

During the recent 457 abolition news, the opposition leader Bill Shorten has criticised the coalition government on these changes, claiming…
April 21, 2017

SkillSelect Update 2017

The results of the 29 March SkillSelect round have been published. The occupational group ICT Business and System Analysts is…
April 21, 2017

Australian Citizenship Law Changes mean Tougher Tests for Migrants

The Federal Government has announced changes to the nation’s citizenship laws, with the Prime Minister declaring that the new arrivals…
April 21, 2017

457 Visas scrapped

Reforms to Australia’s temporary sponsored skilled migration programme: In a surprise move, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced that…
April 21, 2017

What do these 457 Visa changes mean for you?

From the 19th April 2017, the Department will progressively intiate more changes to the current and prospective 457 visa holders…
April 19, 2017

State reactions to 457 Visa Changes

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says she hopes regional hospitals will not suffer from the Federal Government's changes to the 457…
April 5, 2017

Updates on Subclass 457

Updates on Subclass 457 Occupations such as Store Manager and Retail Manager are tough to get approved unless large-scale chain…