Staying Ahead with the Latest Australia Immigration News
In the dynamic landscape of Australian immigration, staying informed is crucial for those planning to make the move. Regularly following our news updates page provides the most recent and pertinent information to prepare you better for your immigration journey.
December 01, 2023
ACT Invitation Round Highlights, November 2023
The ACT Invitation round on 27 November 2023 was a pivotal event, extending invitations to Canberra residents. Targeting small business owners, 457/482 visa holders, and critical skill occupations, this round set the stage for the next invitation round scheduled before 5 February 2024.
November 14, 2023
NSW’s Pathway Innovations for Nominations
In a bid to streamline and enhance pathways for nominations, NSW introduced two primary routes for Skilled Work Regional visas. Pathway 1, involving direct applications, is set to commence soon, while Pathway 2, Invitation by Investment NSW, will follow suit in the near future.
WA State Nominated Migration Program Draw Insights
On 14 November 2023, WA state nomination held a draw for visa subclass 190 and visa subclass 491. The allocation of invitations for various streams underscores the state’s commitment to skilled migration, providing opportunities for both Higher Education and Vocational Education and Training graduates.
November 14, 2023
Migration Tasmania’s Swift Processing and Nomination Update
Migration Tasmania’s selection process, based on Registrations of Interest, prioritizes the most competitive applicants. The aim is to provide outcomes within 10 days, with 286 nominations utilized for Skilled Nomination visas and 206 for Skilled Regional Work visas.
November 9, 2023
NT DAMA’s Occupational Expansion
NT DAMA II, extended till 24 December 2024, welcomes 11 new occupations, increasing the total eligible occupations to 135. The reduced Temporary Skilled Migration Income Threshold and the eligibility for permanent subclass 186 visas after two years of full-time work in the NT enhance opportunities for foreign workers.
November 08, 2023
India-Australia Education Collaboration Soars
A significant development in education collaboration emerged on 8 November 2023, as India and Australia signed agreements to boost student and faculty exchange programs. With over 450 tie-ups, the focus extends to research in areas such as minerals, logistics, agriculture, renewable energy, healthcare, water management, and artificial intelligence.
As you embark on your Australian immigration journey, keeping abreast of these developments is key to making informed decisions. Stay tuned for further updates to ensure you are well-prepared for the evolving landscape of Australia’s immigration policies and opportunities.