Australian Visa News & Updates

Global Talent Visa Questions Answered

February 4, 2021/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

485 Visa – Secondary applicants not excluded

February 1, 2021/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

How to get Nomination approved for employer Sponsored visas (TSS 482 & 186)

January 18, 2021/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Can my business sponsor a foreign worker?

January 7, 2021/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Upcoming immigration changes 2021

December 24, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Victoria’s skilled visa nomination program (subclass 190 and 491) reopens on 5 January 2021

December 21, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Extra 1 or 2 year Graduate visa for graduates from regional institutions

December 18, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Reasons for Australian Visitor Visa Refusal

December 12, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

School fees for children of 482 TSS visa holders

December 11, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Deferring your course while on a Student Visa

December 7, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

How to extend your stay in Australia on a Visitor visa?

December 7, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Student Visas: Changing courses/providers

December 7, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australian Immigration Webinar

December 5, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Why Study in Australia

December 1, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

COVID-19 waiver for offshore Partner visa grant requirement

November 29, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

NSW Skilled Work Regional visa (subclass 491) update

November 28, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

COVID-19 concessions for Employer-Sponsored visas (SC457-482 and 186-187)

November 24, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

How to apply for a skills assessment with ACS?

November 21, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Leaving your visa sponsor (186, 482, 494, 408 visa)

November 20, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Top Countries with Offshore Partner visa Grants (SC309)

November 16, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Student Visa Numbers Decline

November 14, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Top Tips for Partner Visas

November 10, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Partner visa grants, refusals, cases on hand and processing times

November 7, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Latest Subclass 189 and 491 Invitation Round Analysis

November 2, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

PR Pathways and DAMA changes for South Australia

October 30, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Top Occupations for the Global Talent visa

October 29, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Top occupations for Permanent residency in 2019-20 Migration Program

October 24, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

How does a New Zealander become an Australian Citizen

October 24, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Global Talent visa invitation numbers by nationality

October 21, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australia and New Zealand Safe Travel Zone

October 17, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australia Visa Waivers and Refunds

October 16, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

New travel exemption added for Australians leaving Australia

October 12, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

New Zealand and Australia are world’s most powerful passports

October 11, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

English Test for Permanent Stage of Partner Visas

October 8, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Major Partner Visa Changes, Family-Employer-Business Visas Prioritised Within 160,000 Places

October 7, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Can you get permanent residency in Australia with a criminal record?

October 4, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

461 Visa and Relationship Breakdown

October 3, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

How long does it take to get 801 visa after 820

October 3, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Permissible Activities on Visitor Visas

September 29, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

2019-2020 Migration Numbers and Study Australia Updates

September 27, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Bringing Family Members to Australia

September 22, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

COVID-19 Concessions for Business visas

September 18, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

COVID-19 Concessions for Subclass 485 (Temporary Graduate) visas

September 18, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

COVID-19 Concessions for Skilled Regional 887 visa

September 18, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Are you an Australian resident for tax purposes?

September 18, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

New Australian Citizenship Test from November 2020

September 17, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

491 visa– Queensland Small Business Owners Pathway

September 16, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australian Computer Society Nominates for Global Talent Visa

September 15, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Standard Business Sponsorship Bar or Cancellation

September 13, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

How can I apply for TR in Australia?

September 10, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Travelling outside Australia during COVID-19 for dual citizens

September 9, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Cancelling a visa or renouncing Australian citizenship

September 6, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australian Permanent Residency vs Australian Citizenship

September 5, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

New Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List announced

September 2, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

South Australia nomination update for 491 visa

September 1, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Benefits of becoming an Australian citizen

August 30, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Regaining your Australian Permanent Residence

August 26, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

What health insurance do I need for my Australian visa?

August 25, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Global Talent Independent program (GTI)

August 23, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australia Immigration Update August 2020

August 22, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Outcome Based Assessment (OBA) for Internationally qualified nurses and midwives (IQNM) and PR Pathway

August 17, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

State and Territory Nomination allocation update for Skilled and Business visas

August 11, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Visitor Visa options for Parents after COVID-19

August 10, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

What to do while waiting for State migration plans to open?

August 6, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Who can claim partner skills points?

August 4, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

2019 – 2020 Year Migration Program – General Skilled Migration

August 2, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Changes ahead for New Zealand 189 visa

July 29, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australian borders likely to open in first half of 2021

July 27, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Maintaining your permanent residency in Australia & COVID-19

July 26, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australian Adoption Law and Adoption Visa

July 23, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australia announces important visa changes to support international students

July 20, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Where do International Students to Australia come from?

July 18, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Visa Extensions for Hong Kong citizens in Australia Announced

July 9, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Likely Changes to Temporary Graduate Visa for International Students Studying Online

July 8, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

1 July 2020 Migration update for Skilled and Business visas

July 1, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Where do Skilled migrants to Australia come from?

June 29, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Which countries do Business Migrants come from?

June 23, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

NSW immigration eases 491 visa criteria and extends cut-off date to 26 June 2020

June 19, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

NSW Immigration opens for the 491 visa from 15 to 26 June 2020

June 11, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Skilled Migration Visas and First Entry to Australia

June 8, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Latest COVID-19 concessions for Australian visas

May 29, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Closure of Victoria’s skilled nominated visa (subclass 190 and 491) for 2019-20

May 28, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australian Migration Intake in the COVID-19 era

May 15, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Exemptions to Citizenship Residence Requirement and COVID-19 crisis

May 5, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

COVID-19 and Support for International Students in Australia

April 23, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Update on 408 Visa for COVID-19 Pandemic

April 22, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

State requirements for 190 visa

April 20, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

408 Visa for COVID-19 FAQ

April 17, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Bridging visas and COVID-19

April 13, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

New Zealanders in Australia that are Eligible for Government Support

April 10, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

States closing their business migration programs in response to COVID-19

April 8, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Online citizenship ceremonies being trialled during coronavirus crisis

April 6, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

New sub-stream of 408 visa for COVID-19 Pandemic Temporary Workers in Australia

April 6, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Visa flexibility for Working holiday makers supporting critical sectors

April 4, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Which Australian Visa Holders are Eligible for Government Support?

April 3, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Travel restrictions to Australia affecting international education

April 1, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Travel exemptions determined by the Commissioner

March 31, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

State migration programs closing in response to COVID-19

March 27, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

TSS visa holders affected by Coronavirus

March 26, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Coronavirus Update, TSS, Student and 485 visa holders

March 25, 2020/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

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