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Pathways to PR for 457 and TSS Visa holders

  The Transitional Arrangements The Federal Government has provided transitional arrangements for people who held or had applied for a subclass 457 visa on 18 April 2017 that was subsequently granted. These transitional arrangements are relevant to the Temporary Residence Transition (TRT) stream only. The transitional arrangements include: occupation list requirements will not apply; and the minimum period an applicant is required to have been employed in their nominated occupation/position as the holder of a subclass 457 or TSS visa…

Australian Visas and Medical Registration

Medical Registration and Employer Sponsorship (186 and 187 visas) When a 186 or 187 nomination application is submitted, the current Migration Regulations require the person identified in the nomination to hold, or be eligible to hold, any required licensing, registration or membership, where this is mandatory in the state or territory in which the position is located.  This is what is called a time of application requirement. Where a skilled visa applicant is going to work as a medical practitioner,…

Studying in Australia as an International Student

Australian universities and tertiary colleges are amongst the best in the world and hundreds of thousands of international students arrive each year to get a great education and internationally recognised qualifications … whether its a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, a Master’s Degree in IT or a PhD. International students can study to become doctors, dentists or teachers and some will train to become Ayurvedic practitioners. The options are endless and the cost of study can be significantly lower than the…