10 Aug

𝗦𝗸𝗶𝗹𝗹𝗲𝗱 𝗠𝗶𝗴𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗢𝗰𝗰𝘂𝗽𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗟𝗶𝘀𝘁𝘀 – 𝗮𝗹𝗹 𝘀𝘁𝗮𝘁𝗲 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗿𝗶𝘁𝗼𝗿𝗶𝗲𝘀

A number of states and territories have updated their skilled migration occupation lists and requirements for nomination for 2018/19. Each state and territory has its own specific requirements matched to local needs. Below is a list of occupation lists for each state and territory. 𝗧𝗮𝘀𝗺𝗮𝗻𝗶𝗮Tasmania has added three new occupations to its list of occupations this week:  Sales and Marketing Manager 131112 Speech Pathologist 252712...

26 Jul

𝗦𝗸𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗦𝗲𝗹𝗲𝗰𝘁 𝗨𝗽𝗱𝗮𝘁𝗲 – 𝗔𝘂𝘀𝘁𝗿𝗮𝗹𝗶𝗮𝗻 𝗦𝗸𝗶𝗹𝗹𝗲𝗱 𝗠𝗶𝗴𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 – 𝗲𝗳𝗳𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝟭𝟭 𝗔𝘂𝗴𝘂𝘀𝘁 𝟮𝟬𝟭𝟴.

Australian Skilled Visa : SkillSelect invitation rounds for Skilled - Independent (subclass 189) and Skilled - Regional Provisional (subclass 489) will occur once each month, on the 11th day of each month, effective 11 August 2018. There is no change to the overall number of invitations provided each month.   𝗜𝗺𝗺𝗶𝗴𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗟𝗮𝘄 𝗠𝗮𝘁𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗣𝘁𝘆 𝗟𝘁𝗱 (𝗔𝗨𝗦𝗧𝗥𝗔𝗟𝗜𝗔) 𝗠𝗔𝗥𝗔 1278455 | 1387820 📬 𝗦𝘂𝗶𝘁𝗲 𝟲, 𝟲𝟬𝟬 𝗟𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗱𝗮𝗹𝗲 𝗦𝘁𝗿𝗲𝗲𝘁,...

19 Jul

Australian Skilled Visa Granted

Australian Skilled Visa Granted from Lebanon: Congratulations Abdo AL KAZZI ☑️ Migration Programme: Australian Skilled Migration ☑️ Visa Subclass:             Skilled - Nominated (Subclass 190)                                                ☑️ Occupation:                  Construction Project Manager ☑️...

19 Jul

Australian Tourist Visa Granted

VISA GRANTED: Congratulations Yvonne ESKANDER   ☑️ Migration Programme: Australian Tourist Visa ☑️ Visa Subclass:             Visitor (subclass 600) ☑️ Nationality:                   Egyptian ☑️ Location:                      Egypt ☑️ Visa lodged:                 06 June 2018 ☑️ Visa granted:     ...

06 Jul

Australian Skilled Migration: Apply for an AUSTRALIAN SKILLED VISA

The Australian Skilled Migration is for formally qualified, experienced individuals. The purpose of Australia’s Skilled Migration Program is to attract highly employable people for migration to Australia to fill local Skills Shortages. Applicants are assessed against their nominated occupation, age, English language skills, academic qualifications and work experience. If you are over 18 and under 50 years of age and you have qualifications and experience...

16 Jun

Australian Citizenship Amendment Legislation Update

The Australian Citizenship Legislation Amendment (Strengthening the Requirements for Australian Citizenship and Other Measures) Bill 2017 was released today in the House of Representatives. Key aspects of the Australian Citizenship overhaul include: • The current permanent residency requirement to be eligible for citizenship will increase from 12 months to four years; • Applicants will be required to pass an English language test equivalent to IELTS...

08 Sep

Skilled Migration Points Test Changes: Specialist Educational Points

Commencing 10 September 2016 applicants will be awarded an additional 5 points under Australia's Skilled Migration Programme if they have completed at least two full academic years of post-graduate studies at doctoral or masters (research) level in specified fields, which may include science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or information and communication technology. The following fields of education qualifications are proposed to be accepted under this new...

09 Jul

Australian Skilled Visa

Australian Skilled Visa - To find out if you are eligible to apply for an Australian Skilled Visa, follow two simple steps with ILM Australia: STEP 1 - Visit our web page and complete our FREE Online Skilled Visa Assessment Form: http://www.ilmaustralia.com/australian-skilled-visa-assess OR Email a current copy of your RESUME/CV by email to: info@ilmaustralia.com STEP 2 - Once we have received your details we will assess...

06 Jul

Skill Select 2016 Round Results for Skilled Migration


21 Jun

Occupational Ceilings for the 2016-17 financial year

The Occupational Ceilings for the 2016-17 financial year have been announced. The Occupational Ceilings are the maximum number of invitations that can be issued for Skilled Independent Subclass 189 and Family Sponsored Skilled Regional Provisional Subclass 489 visas. The occupational ceilings give a good idea of whether the waiting time or minimum pass mark for anEOI invitation will increase for the new program year. A...

17 May

New Skilled Occupation List (SOL) for the year 2016-17 which will come into effect on July 1, 2016

The 2016-2017 Skilled Occupation List (SOL) and the Consolidated Skilled Occupation List (CSOL) remain virtually unchanged with the exception of the below changes.   The Department of Education is responsible for providing advice to the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection on the composition of the SOL. This advice is given based on the submissions gathered by the Department of Education that helps identifies the professions...

16 Apr

New Australian Student visas from 1 July 2016

From 1 July 2016, the Department of Immigration will introduce a simplified international student visa framework. The new framework will: there will be two only student visa subclasses: Subclass 500 (Student) and Subclass 590 (Student Guardian) streamline application and processing requirements for student visa applicants, with common criteria and genuineness of application for entry and stay as a student simplify range of requirements including enrolment,...

21 Feb

457 Visa TSMIT Review in Progress

Mr John Azarias has been appointed to undertake an evidence based review of the Temporary Skilled Migration Income Threshold (TSMIT) for the 457 visa. This review follows from Recommendation 5 made in the report from the 2014 Independent Review of the 457 Program that froze the TSMIT at $53,900 for two years and until it could be reviewed. The Government review will discuss and examine...

21 Feb

Streamlined pathway to Australian PR and Citizenship for NZ citizens from 01 July 2017

New Zealanders who arrived after 26 February 2001, but on or before 19 February 2016, have been living in Australia for the last five years, have been earning at least the equivalent of TSMIT and pass mandatory health, character and security checks are eligible for a new streamlined pathway to Australian permanent residency and citizenship. The pathway will be made available within the Skilled Independent...

17 Feb

New ‘Short Term Mobility’ Visa program set to be released July 2016

Starting July 2016, a new visa program will be implemented, called the Short-Term Mobility Visa, which is set to make it easier for skilled migrants to come and work in Australia. This visa is valid for a 12 month period and allows the nominee multiple entries into Australia to undertake specialised work for short-term appointments. The Short-Term Mobility Visa will replace the Temporary Work (Short...

04 Feb

Expected Changes to Australian Humanitarian and Refugee Visas

A leaked Cabinet document suggests Immigration Minister Peter Dutton is planning to make sweeping changes to the Australia's Humanitarian and Refugee Visa program, making it harder to get permanent residency and increasing monitoring of migrants. Key points: A. Leaked document outlines plan to remove direct access to permanent residence B. Overhaul the citizenship test and citizenship pledge Increase monitoring of migrants, even after they're granted citizenship C....