This week Boris Johnson and Scott Morrison agreed to a free trade deal between the United Kingdom and Australia. Part of the deal will also be a new agricultural visa, enabling farmworkers from the UK to spend time working in Australia and vice versa. There will also be some important changes to the existing workingContinue reading “A new agricultural visa and changes to the Working Holiday Visa program”
1st July 2021 changes to the income threshold for s/c 189 Skilled Independent Visa (NZ Citizens)
Victoria reopens skilled visa nomination program (subclasses 190 and 491)
NSW releases Skilled Occupation lists for the remainder of the current financial year 2020/2021.
VIC to opens Significant Investor Visa Nominations.
Changes to the Australian Distinguished Talent Visa.
PTE test centres in Melbourne to reopen after lockdown.
The Australian government is offering refunds and fee waivers for certain visa holders who were unable to travel to Australia due to the COVID pandemic.
Australian government announces changes to partner visa program.
Certain s/c 887 visa holders, who are struggling to meet the employment and residency requirement are to be given concessions.