Yearly Immigrants Cap Cut by 15% in Australia

Yearly Immigrants Cap Cut by 15% in Australia

On Wednesday, 20 March, Australia announced the cutting of annual intake of immigrants in the country by 15% as well as barring some groups of newcomers from residing in the country’s largest cities for the first three years as a way of controlling urban congestion. Population growth in some Australian cities is causing serious concerns […]

Why Australia’s Entrepreneur Visa Scheme Failed?

Why Australia’s Entrepreneur Visa Scheme Failed?

For the past two and a half years, there have been only 8 visas issued to applicants of an Australian visa program designed to attract and sustain entrepreneurial talent to the country. The Home Affairs released some documents as permitted by the Freedom of Information Act which showed that there had been 25 entrepreneur visa […]

Australia to offer New Temporary Sponsored Parent visa

Australia to offer New Temporary Sponsored Parent visa

In November 2018, the legislation of a new visa that will give sponsors the room to bring their parents to Australia for longer periods was passed. Come 17 April 2019, Australia will begin issuing the much-discussed new temporary Sponsored Parent visa. Immigration Minister David Coleman revealed that from the stated date, sponsors will be able […]

Recent Survey Reveals Australians do not Want More Immigrants

Recent Survey Reveals Australians do not Want More Immigrants

In a recent survey carried out by the Australian National University (ANU) has revealed that most Australians are no longer in support of an increase in the population of the country due to fear that this would make the price of houses rise above levels payable by ordinary people. While the Morrison government and the […]

Australia’s Crucial Immigration Changes for 2019

Australia’s Crucial Immigration Changes for 2019

For 2019, Australia’s immigration system comes with lots of changes for visa rules and procedures. These include: International students must provide over $20,000 as show money Students are now required to provide evidence of funds which must be about $20,290. For students who have a spouse or a partner, the new rules need them to […]