Featured Migration Blogs

On 11 May 2021, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg released the Government’s Federal Budget for the 2021/2022 year and here are some of the key migration policies that may affect you.

On 11 May 2021, the Government announced in its Federal Budget for the 2021/22 year that it will commit $550 million over the next 4 years to attract the best and brightest global talent and

Unlike a failed DIY house project, the consequences of a failed DIY visa application can be very serious and life-changing. In most cases, you don’t get to re-apply, may face up to

The waiting times are estimated by the Department for Home Affairs and are updated regularly depending on a huge variety of factors, which includes the volume of applications, the

The Contributory Parent Visa is a permanent visa that lets a parent of a settled Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen to move to Australia.

If you are currently in Australia on a visa (such as a visitor visa) which is expiring soon and the visa has any of the No Further Stay conditions (8503, 8534 and 8535), you may be able to 

On 3 November 2020, the Commonwealth of Australia issued a Government notice stating that the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) will acquire visa data from the Department

In order to apply for a Partner Visa (subclass 820/801), you must be sponsored by your de facto partner with whom you have had a relationship for 12 months or more, or your

Many overseas workers are not aware of their rights and obligations when working in Australia. Australian workplace laws provide basic protection and entitlements for all workers

In order to be eligible for a Partner Visa (subclass 820/801), you must meet a number of requirements set out in the Migration Act and Regulations.

Business Innovation & Investment (subclass 188) visa: Travel restriction relief

On 9 September 2020, the Department of Home Affairs’s COVID mini-site was updated to allow the holder of a Business Innovation and Investment (subclass 188) visa to be

Visa applicants must meet minimum health standards before the Australian government will grant a visa. Australia has a duty to protect it citizens from the introduction of dangerous or

More Migration Blogs