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Applying for Australia’s Travel Exemption

Australia’s extended COVID-19 travel ban commenced in March 2020 as the government faced unprecedented challenges in containing the pandemic. People with temporary visa’s for Australia who are outside the country must first be approved an exemption of the travel restrictions before they are granted entry into the country. In order to be granted the travel [...]

Do you need to extend your Australian Visa due to the Coronavirus?

Do you need to extend your Australian Visa due to the Coronavirus? With the Australian Government announcing that our borders will be closed to all temporary visa holders, many people who are currently in Australia on a temporary visa are anxious about their status or ability to depart and re-enter the country. Australia has closed [...]

Release of New Independent Regional Visa – Subclass 491

As you may be aware, the Department of Home Affairs has released two new regional working visa in November 2019. When the Department announced they would abolish the 457 visa, it was part of their plan to encourage migrants to settle in regional areas that have continued to struggle to find suitable skilled workers. The [...]