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Update August 2020 491 visa 190 visa and Business Visa South Australia nominations

Update August 2020 491 visa 190 visa and Business Visa South Australia nominations

Today it has been announced by Immigration SA that they have received a limited allocation from the Department of Home Affairs for GSM 491 visa and 190 visa nominations and Business/Investment visa nominations. 

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Appealing a Visa Refusal: 7 Frequently Asked Questions

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An Australian Visa refusal can be devastating for everyone involved and can put your future in Australia in immediate jeopardy and uncertainty. However, your visa refusal does not necessarily mean it is the end of your pathway to Australia.

In this article, we answer some of the most commonly asked questions for applicants that have received visa refusals.

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SkillSelect May & June 2020 Invitation Rounds Affected by COVID-19

SkillSelect May & June 2020 Rounds

After months of not releasing the number of invitations issued through SkillSelect, the Department of Home Affairs has finally released the invitation rounds for May and June 2020. Not everyone will be happy with the results.

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Five Visa Changes for International Students During COVID-19

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International students are important to Australia as they have made a major contribution in Australia’s economy and Australian society. To limit the impact of Covid 19 pandemic on international students, the Federal Government have announced five major changes which will impact the students currently in Australia and those who are overseas and are unable to travel to Australia due to Covid 19.

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First Invitation Round for New Migration Year 2020-21 (subclass 189 & 491 Family-Sponsored)

189 and 491 Invitations July 2020

 

The Department of Home Affairs has sent out the first round of invitations for the 2020-2021 program year on 14 July 2020.

This first round of invitation for the subclass 189 and 491 (family-sponsored) is a positive indication that the monthly invitation rounds will continue.

At the current time, the subclass 190 and 491 state sponsored visas are still on hold.

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COVID-19 and Employer-Sponsored Visas (subclass 482 & 457) - Frequently Asked Questions

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Many employer-sponsored visa holders experienced changes to their employment as a result of the COVID-19. These unprecedented times have presented many challenges for these visa holders, including questions as to how their visas will be affected by these changes.

We have compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions to answer some of these questions. 

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Common Occupations for the Global Talent Independent Visa (GTI)

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We are receiving a lot of questions regarding the scope of the sectors for the Global Talent Independent visa. As there is no set occupation list for the GTI visa, many potential candidates do not know whether their occupations will fall within one of the seven target sectors.

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Vini's Australian Partner Visa Experience - subclass 309/100 visa

 

 

From Working Holiday Visa to Partner Visa and now an Australian business owner. Vini talks about how Work Visa Lawyers helped him with his migration journey to Adelaide, South Australia.

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Australia Offers Five-Year Visa Extension to Hong Kong Citizens Amid Riot

Visa Extension for Hong Kong Citizens

 

With news of China’s new laws for Hong Kong amid riots in Hong Kong, the Australian Government has acted to extend additional visas to Hong Kong passport holders to remain in Australia. These new measures are designed as a part of Australia’s overall skilled visa program, attracting and retaining talent from around the world.

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Australian Skilled Migration Program Closed Indefinitely - 190/491 Visas

GSM Closed

 

BREAKING NEWS

The Australian General Skilled Migration program has closed indefinitely.

***LATEST UPDATE 14 July 2020*** 

***UPDATE 10 July 2020***

***UPDATE 1 July 2020***

 

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