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2 Australian Visas That Require You to Establish a Business (Who Can Help You Start a Business in Australia)

2 Australian Visas That Require You to Establish a Business (Who Can Help You Start a Business in Australia)

When starting a business in Australia you need to make sure you have the right visa. You can do this by using a registered Australian migration agent such as, Work Visa Lawyers. Whether you want to establish a large or small business in Australia, it is important that you and your business have all the correct certifications. To do this, we recommend you get help when structuring your business. ABN Australia is a trusted and establish company who can help you do that. It is also important that you use an analyst to monitor your investments, expenses, and general accounting to ensure your business is operating legally.

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Australian Citizenship Pathways, Benefits, and Requirements

Australian Citizenship Pathways, Benefits, and Requirements

Once we have helped our clients to achieve permanent residency (PR), the next question clients often ask is, “How do I become an Australian citizen?”

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Accountants Applying for Australian Migration Face High Points Requirements - How to Increase Your Points for Employer Sponsored (RSMS 187, ENS 186), Independent (189, 489), and State Nomination (190) Skilled Visas

Accountants Applying for Australian Migration Face High Points Requirements - How to Increase Your Points for Employer Sponsored (RSMS 187, ENS 186), Independent (189, 489), and State Nomination (190) Skilled Visas

Accountants have traditionally been one of the most well-represented occupations in Australia’s skilled migration numbers. The occupation falls under ANZSCO Unit Group 221, which includes:

  • 221111 Accountant (General)
  • 221112 Management Accountant
  • 221113 Taxation Accountant
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Australian SkillSelect Round Results August 2018: %150 More Invitations Issued, Less Points Required for Accountants, Engineers, and More -- New Leadership Could Lead to Even More Invitations

Australian SkillSelect Round Results August 2018: %150 More Invitations Issued, Less Points Required for Accountants, Engineers, and More -- New Leadership Could Lead to Even More Invitations

On 11 August Home Affairs released the second SkillSelect round results for the 2018 program year.

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Hope for Australian Immigration and Multiculturalism: What to Expect from New Immigration Minister David Coleman

Hope for Australian Immigration and Multiculturalism: What to Expect from New Immigration Minister David Coleman

The Re-Shuffle & Announcing David Coleman As New Immigration Minister

Prior to the recent spill, Dutton was the Home Affairs Minister as well as the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection. This left Dutton responsible for an extremely large portfolio which included immigration, citizenship, and Australia’s security and intelligence agencies. While Dutton will keep control of the Australian Border Force, the Morrison government has taken a new approach by appointing David Coleman as the Minister for Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs.

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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull Keeps Liberal Party Leadership After Peter Duttons Unsuccessful Challenge Backfires – Dutton Resigns as Minister for Home Affairs & The Minister for Immigration and Border Protection

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull Keeps Liberal Party Leadership After Peter Duttons Unsuccessful Challenge Backfires – Dutton Resigns as Minister for Home Affairs & The Minister for Immigration and Border Protection

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbulls victory leads to the resignation of Peter Dutton.

In a Liberal party room meeting, Peter Dutton challenged Malcolm Turnbull for the Liberal party leadership, losing 48-35 after the prime minister called a spill. Peter Dutton has resigned from his Cabinet position, and will now sit on the backbench.

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Australian SkillSelect Invitation Round Results July 2018: More Struggles and Stress for Accountants, Engineers, and ICT Occupations

Australian SkillSelect Invitation Round Results July 2018: More Struggles and Stress for Accountants, Engineers, and ICT Occupations

Home Affairs has released the first SkillSelect round invitation results for the 2018-19 program year.

The invitation round to apply for the Skilled - Independent (subclass 189) and Skilled - Regional (Provisional) (subclass 489) was conducted on 11 July 2018. This month there were 1000 Independent 189 Visa invitations while only 10 Regional 489 Visa invitations sent. The total number of positions planned for the 2018-19 Skilled Independent Visa remains at 43,990.

Invitation rounds are anticipated to run on the 11th day of each month. Dates for the rounds are subject to change but expect the points to remain high at 70 points or higher within this program year.

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Hot News: Employers to be Burnt by High Costs of Skilling Australians Fund (SAF) Levy for the TSS Subclass 482 Visa, Subclass 457 Visa, ENS Subclass 186 Visa and Subclass RSMS 187 Visa Coming In Effect From 12 August 2018.

Hot News: Employers to be Burnt by High Costs of Skilling Australians Fund (SAF) Levy for the TSS Subclass 482 Visa, Subclass 457 Visa, ENS Subclass 186 Visa and Subclass RSMS 187 Visa Coming In Effect From 12 August 2018.

If you are looking to apply for a TSS subclass 482 visa, subclass 457 visa, ENS subclass 186 Visa or  subclass RSMS 187 visa subclass and you have all of your documents ready to lodge the application, you can avoid the Skilling Australians Fund by lodging it on or before 11 August 2018.

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Video: 10 Things you need to know about the 482 visa - Work Visa Australian Immigration & Citizenship News

The new subclass 482 TSS visa has replaced the subclass 457 visa.

This is the 10 Things you need to know about the 482 visa.

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Top 10 Facts You Need to Know About the New Australian 482 Visa

Top 10 Facts You Need to Know About the New Australian 482 Visa

The TSS subclass 482 visa was introduced on 18 March 2018. It replaced the 457 visa which will no longer be granted. While applications for the 457 Visa are no longer being accepted, applications that were filed before 18 March 2018 will still be processed. View the full list of 457 and 482 Visa differences here.

10 points on the TSS 482 Visa are:

  1. Stages and Streams
  2. Labour Market Testing
  3. Training Requirements and Sponsor Obligations
  4. Genuine Need for Position
  5. The Annual Market Salary Rate (AMSR)
  6. Skills Assessments and Work Experience requirements
  7. Providing Complete Documents
  8. School Fees and Giving Birth in Australia
  9. Alternatives to the 482
  10. Pathway to Australian
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