According to Department of Immigration and Border Protection, If you hold a 457 visa, you could apply for permanent residence (PR) through the TRT stream of the 186 or 187 visa after March 2018. To assist you to understand your eligibility to PR through 186/187, we have compiled this guideline for you.  You can apply for

On 18 April 2017, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced a sweeping reforms package affecting foreign workers that he states has been designed to safeguard jobs for Australians. The new temporary visa framework currently being rolled out in stages will culminate in the axing of the Temporary Work 457 visa, which is earmarked to be

For anyone seeking Australian citizenship this year, 2017 has proven to be a “watch this space” scenario, and it’s still a subject of contentious debate in political circles, and a point of confusion for many, particularly for migrants who wish to officially call Australia home.   On 20 April 2017, the Australian Government announced a

America, we’ve heard your call for help and we, here in Australia, are answering with arms wide open. After the election results closed just days ago and the world saw Trump take victory, an unusual spike in search traffic for a number of terms occurred. As you were probably aware, the official Immigration website for

Since a referendum was held on Thursday 23rd June to decide whether the UK should remain in the European Union, Brexit has been the word on everyone’s lips. With more than 30 million people voting, Leave managed to get 52.5% of the vote and Remain 47.5%. Now that the UK has voted to leave the

The Temporary Work (Skilled) Visa (subclass 457) is commonly known as the “457 visa”. This visa is the most popular temporary work visa for Australia and you are able to apply if you are sponsored to work by an Australian company. Applying for this visa can sometimes feel quite overwhelming, which is why we are

There are many visas available for an Australian citizen or permanent resident which will allow for a partner who is currently residing in another country to live in Australia. It can sometimes be a very confusing process when looking into the most suitable visa for you and your partner, which is why we have outlined

With its white sandy beaches, lush rainforests and year round sunshine, it is no wonder that many parents with children residing within Australia look to settle in the beautiful sunshine state of Queensland. Queensland lays claim to a rich history of Aboriginal culture, with a number of opportunities that enable you to engage, learn and