New Vocations Added To Regional Occupation List

New Vocations Added To Regional Occupation List

New Vocations added to the 2018 Regional Occupation List – Visa 489   Since March 2018, most of the focus has been on the changes made to the new TSS 482 employer sponsored program. Finally, new positive changes have been made to the Regional Occupations List (ROL) for the Skilled Regional (Provisional) subclass 489 visa. […]

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Australian Citizenship – No Changes

Australian Citizenship – No Changes

Australian Citizenship – No Changes I recently heard on the news that the proposed changes to Australian Citizenship the Australian Citizenship Legislation Amendment  Bill 2017 lapsed on 18th October 2017. This means that applications are again being assessed against previous residence requirements. It seems that applications lodged after the 1st July 2018 may be affected after new […]

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New SkillSelect Occupation Ceilings 2017-18

New SkillSelect Occupation Ceilings 2017-18

SkillSelect Occupation Ceilings 2017-18   The Department of Immigration has released the SkillSelect occupation ceilings for 2017-18 Program Year. You can also get an idea of the minimum points currently required for an invitation from the table below showing the results of the 12 July SkillSelect Round. The following pro rata occupations that show significant […]

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Australia’s Citizenship Debate

Australia’s Citizenship Debate

Australian Multicultural Council Submission Australian Multicultural Council submission to the Senate inquiry on the Australian Citizenship Legislation Amendment (Strengthening the Requirements for Australian Citizenship and Other Measures) Here is the link to the above submission This is interesting reading if you want to understand how the Australian government is dealing with the question of Australian […]

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Western Australia Needs Health Professionals

Western Australia Needs Health Professionals

Western Australia drops jobs from list Frank Rijkers – South Africans to Oz Western Australia needs Health Professionals In its recently updated skilled migration occupation list Western Australia reveals that there are many opportunities for overseas professionals in the health sector. The list used to consist 178 occupations that included bricklayers and engineers but has […]

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South African Engineers Needed In Australia

South African Engineers Needed In Australia

South African Engineers Needed in Australia Hi, Frank here. A friend sent me this article which I decided for your convenience, especially if you are an engineer, to post here. Hope it helps to get you here. This content is brought to you by Sable International. By Sam Hopwood* If you’ve ever thought about moving to […]

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Jobs The Industry Is Fighting For

Jobs The Industry Is Fighting For

Jobs The Industry Is Fighting For My nephew who is a sea captain, sent me this article about the Australian Industry meeting with the Department of Immigration, to see if they can agree which jobs should be reinstated on the skills shortage list. Industry believes that many jobs recently removed from the skills list will […]

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Australian 457 Visa News

Australian 457 Visa News

Australian 457 Visa News – April 2017 Frank Rijkers – South Africans to Oz The Australian 457 visa news is that this visa is to be abolished. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced the government will abolish 457 visas for temporary foreign workers and replace them with a new visa program.”We will no longer allow […]

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