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 […]

Australia Announce New Temporary Visa Sub Class

Australia Announce New Temporary Visa Sub Class

The already complicated Australian immigration system has once again been altered with the Australian government announcing a series of new temporary work visa sub-classes.  These new sub-classes have come into effect as of 19th November 2016 and according to the government have been introduced to make the process of applying for a temporary work visa […]