11 August 2018 Invitation Round – Australia Immigration…

The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 11 August 2018. Invitations issued on 11 August 2018 Visa Subclass Number Skilled - Independent (subclass 189) 2490 Skilled - Regional (Provisional) (subclass 489) 10 During the 2018-19 program year, the following numbers of invitations have been issued: Invitations issued during the 2018-19 program [...]

By |September 10th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Processing times information for current GSM applications – South Australia

Immigration SA has received a high volume of General Skilled Migration 190/489 state nomination applications in July and August. The current processing times are available here: General skilled nomination applications Application type Current average processing time Skilled provisional nomination subclass 489/190 - applications submitted prior to 1 July 2018 have a current average processing time of 9 [...]

By |August 28th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

$15,000 on offer for families willing to move to the Northern Territory – Australia Immigration…

(Wikimedia Commons) By: Mosiqi Acharya 23 AUG 2018 - 9:33 AM  UPDATED 5 HOURS AGO The Northern Territory wants more people to come and live up north and is offering cash incentives to families, couples and individuals willing to do so. The government says it will invest $9.3 million to attract more people, including migrants, to the Territory with [...]

By |August 23rd, 2018|Immigration, News|9 Comments

Australian citizenship: More staff to be deployed to process backlog…

Minister for Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs, Alan Tudge, says more staff will be assigned to deal with the huge numbers of citizenship applications over the next six months. 20 AUG 2018 - 2:37 PM  UPDATED 20 AUG 2018 - 3:35 PM The Department of Home Affairs is looking to deploy more staff to process the citizenship application backlog which has spiralled [...]

By |August 22nd, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

New graduate stream for State nomination – Western Australia…

16 August 2018 ​A new graduate stream will be available for eligible applicants for State nomination from Western Australia.  Information about eligibilty and how to apply will be available on the migration portal in coming months.  Source: https://www.migration.wa.gov.au/services/skilled-migration-western-australia/latest-news

By |August 17th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Melbourne is still one of the world’s most liveable cities – 14th Aug 2018…

Melbourne has been recognised as still one of the world’s most liveable cities. The Economist Intelligence Unit’s prestigious annual Global Liveability Rating, which assesses living conditions in 140 cities worldwide, released its latest ratings on 14 August 2018. Melbourne scored an overall rating of 98.4 (100=ideal), including full marks for education, healthcare and infrastructure. Melbourne [...]

By |August 17th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Good News: Changes to post-study work rights for international students – Wednesday, 8 August 2018 – New Zealand

New Zealand: Wednesday, 8 August 2018 Following a public consultation, Government has come up with changes to immigration settings that impact post-study work rights for international students. The changes are: to remove the employer-assisted post-study work visas at all levels; to provide a one-year post-study open work visa for students studying Level 4 - 6 and [...]

By |August 16th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Occupation Ceilings – Comparison – (July 2018 to June 2019) VS (July 2017 to June 2018) – Australia Immigration…

Click the below link to download: Occupation Ceilings - comparison.. .2018-19 vs 2017-18

By |August 6th, 2018|Immigration, News|2 Comments

Occupation Ceilings for July 2018 – June 2019 – PUBLISHED – Australia Immigration…

The table below shows the occupation ceilings for the 2018-2019 program year for each occupation on the list of eligible skilled occupations by four-digit ANZSCO code unit group. Occupation ceiling values are based on a percentage of stock employment figures for each occupation. Stock employment figures are provided by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, and represent the [...]

By |August 6th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Analysis: 1st Invitation ROUND – July 2018 to June 2019 (Policy Year) – Australia Immigration

Increase of invitations Number of invitations have been increased from 600 per month to 1000 per month.   ONLY One invitation Per month Invitation rounds for Skilled - Independent (subclass 189) and Skilled - Regional Provisional (subclass 489) visas will NOW be run once a month. Invitation rounds are anticipated to run on the 11th day of each month. Dates [...]

By |August 6th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments