Update: DIBP Australia visa processing times

Citizenship application processing times Last updated: 21 August 2017 (for month ending 31 July 2017) Australian Citizenship application type 75% of applications processed in 90% of applications processed in Conferral (lodgement to […]

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Changes to Tasmania’s State migration program

Changes to Tasmania’s State Migration Program:   From 1 August 2017: Labour market testing for ‘Category 2 – Job Offer’ (489 visa only): For Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) […]

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Queensland announces 2017 – 2020 Tourism Workforce Plan

Minister for Training and Skills Yvette D’Ath has today released a plan that maps out the future of the tourism workforce and outlines how the industry is expected to need […]

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July 3rd 2017: Changes to the MLTSSL and STSOL occupation lists

Changes affecting the MLTSSL and STSOL list for the programme year 2017-18 at July 3rd, 2017 are: Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL): 178 occupations in the list. An […]

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Visa price increase July 1st (VAC)

From July 1 2017, all Australian visas will be costlier as they rise in line with the forecast Consumer Price Index. The visa application charge (VAC) for Regional Sponsored Migration […]

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