Agriculture Minister of Australia Supports Agriculture-based Visa

Agriculture Minister of Australia Supports Agriculture-based Visa

David Littleproud, Agriculture Minister of Australia, recently toured the Shepparton region where he voiced his support for the government’s new agriculture-based employment visa, which he hopes will be implemented by the end of the year. Australian agriculture sector had a shortage of more than 100,000 workers and was introduced in April 2018 by Michael McCormack, […]

Australia Welcomes South African White Farmers with Open Arms

Australia Welcomes South African White Farmers with Open Arms

White farmers in South Africa are under horrific conditions and are getting killed, and Australia feels that they must aid them. Peter Dutton, Home Affairs Minister of Australia, feels they deserve special attention. Black farmers are taking over white farmers by stealing their land and violation. While talking to Daily Telegraph, Dutton said that his […]

Foreign Students’ Numbers Continuously Rising in Australia

Foreign Students’ Numbers Continuously Rising in Australia

The overseas education environment in Australia has been largely unaffected as a plethora of foreign students come into the country on a yearly basis. The current report by the official department in charge of migration in the country stated that student and impermanent graduate permits have skyrocketed as more and more students from different countries […]

Australia-Indonesia talks on visa co-operation

Australia-Indonesia talks on visa co-operation

Increasingly tight visa restrictions on Indonesian students wanting to study in Australia have come under criticism from the Indonesian government. Currently in trade and cooperation talks the Australian and Indonesian governments are working on ways to increase cooperation between the two countries and relaxed visa regulations is part of this discussion. Currently Indonesians wanting to […]

Australia and New Zealand eyeing new visa agreements with UK post Brexit

Australia and New Zealand eyeing new visa agreements with UK post Brexit

The hunt for new trade deals for the UK following Brexit is leading to the governments of Australia and New Zealand to use their bargaining power to increase cooperation for the movement of people between the UK and their countries. The Australian High Commissioner to the UK, Alexander Downer has said that he will be […]

Australia Announce New Framework for Temporary Work Visa

Australia Announce New Framework for Temporary Work Visa

Further visa changes for entry to Australia have been announced.  A new outline for temporary work visas came into effect late 2016. This has culminated in the scrapping of some visa subclasses, and the introduction of a two new subclasses. There have also been changes to sponsorship arrangements announced at the same time. The Training and Research Subclass is […]