Skilled Visa News and updates

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

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

COVID-19 and Immigration New Zealand update

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 and New Zealand visas update

March 25, 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

Coronavirus and Australian visas update

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

Buying a Property in Australia – Temporary Residents

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

Best Regional Areas To Study In Australia

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

Leaving Australia before your Citizenship Application is Finalised

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

Family Sponsored 491 visa

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

Work Rights on Student Visa

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

Points for Work Experience (Skilled Visas)

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

Attendance Condition 8202 on Student visa

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

Upcoming immigration changes 2020

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

Australian Immigration News – December 2019

December 7, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

491 Visa Occupations List

November 17, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Regional postcodes after 16 Nov 2019

November 15, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

State requirements for the new 491 visa

November 15, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

NSW 491 Regional Skilled Occupation list (Stream 2)

November 14, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Flagged Occupations

November 1, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

494 visa occupations list

November 1, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Perth and Gold Coast are classified as ‘regional’ to attract students and migrants

October 25, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australia PR Points Calculator (Korean)

October 20, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Global Talent Independent program (GTI)

October 10, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Risk level changes to Student visas

October 5, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

491 visa criteria for Queensland

October 4, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australian Immigration News – October 2019

October 3, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Extra 1 year visa for international graduates from regional institutions

October 2, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

September Invitation Round for Australian Skilled visa

October 1, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Latest State Nomination updates for 489 to 491 visa

August 18, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Occupation ceilings for the 2019-2020 programme year for Skilled Migration

August 6, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

July SkillSelect draw sees another 1,000 candidates invited to apply for Australian permanent residence

July 27, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australia invites 72 times less than Canada and 15 times less than New Zealand to apply for permanent residence

July 24, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

NSW 491 Regional Skilled Occupation list (Stream 1)

July 21, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Transitional arrangements for 489 to 491 visa and 187 to 494 visa

July 21, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australia or New Zealand, Costs and Permanent Residency options after study

July 14, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australian Immigration Changes from 1st July 2019

July 1, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

English Requirement for Australian Visas

June 29, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

All the DAMA visa regions

June 23, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australia PR Points Calculator from 16 November 2019

June 15, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Home Affairs issues 110 invitations in 9 May round

June 9, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Visa Application Fee increases 2019

June 2, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Best Immigration Advisory Firm

June 1, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australia vs New Zealand Immigration

May 26, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Liberal election win and Australia Immigration policy

May 19, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Australia vs Canada Immigration

May 12, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

New Regional Visas with PR pathways

April 12, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Visa options after you turn 45

April 7, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

New skilled regional provisional visas

March 23, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

New Occupations for Australian Visas

March 11, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Changes in VETASSESS Migration Skills Assessments

February 19, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Upcoming immigration changes 2019

February 9, 2019/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

New guidelines on the ACT’s 190 nomination program

November 17, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Western Australia to attract International Students for Skilled Migration

August 26, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Comparison of main Australian Visa types (482, 485, 186, 189, 190, 188, 888 Visas)

August 18, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Skilled visa pass mark increases to 65 points

June 29, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

2018 Australian Visas and Immigration Update

June 27, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Flagged occupations for 2019

June 1, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

State sponsorship – Vic and Qld suspend applications

May 27, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Tasmania Nomination for Subclass 489

February 25, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

South Australia High points category quota

February 19, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Significant Skilled Visa Changes in March 2018

January 25, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

PR Points for Accountants

January 18, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Moving States on 190 visa or 491 visa

January 18, 2018/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Overseas Qualification Assessment V Formal Skill Assessment

November 23, 2017/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Victoria Immigration- Engineering and building occupations

October 19, 2017/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

NSW Subclass 190 Skilled Occupation list

October 2, 2017/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Competency Demonstration Report Writing Services

September 23, 2017/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Changes to GSM Immigration SA – high points, supplementary list changes- April 2017

April 5, 2017/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Permanent Visa Pathways

February 10, 2017/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Changes to Skills Assessment for Nurses and Midwives

February 1, 2017/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Changes to Skills Assessment Validity

January 1, 2017/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Member of Family Unit Changes definition

November 30, 2016/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

Migration Skills Assessment (Australian Computer Society)

November 11, 2016/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

VETASSESS Skills Assessment (Trade Occupations)

November 11, 2016/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne

VETASSESS Skills Assessment (Professional Occupations)

November 11, 2016/by SeekVisa: Australian Migration Agents and Lawyers in Melbourne