The Australian Government has announced that it will be increasing the SkillSelect pass mark on 1 July 2018 for certain general skilled migration visas.
The results of the September 2015 SkillSelect Invitation Round are now available. Also find out about the October 2015 invitation rounds and the changes that are occurring.
6 February 2015 – The NSW Government has released the new State Sponsorship Skilled Occupation List effective February 2015.
The NSW Government’s State Sponsorship October intake has now closed for the Subclass 190 Visa. 1000 applications were quickly generated and applicants have now been contacted by the NSW Government. Information is now available on upcoming 2015 intakes.
The NSW Government has just announced that the next intake for State Sponsorship for the Subclass 190 Visa will be on 22 October 2014 at 10am. An updated occupation list has also been published which excludes Accountants and certain ICT occupations.
The results of the SkillSelect Invitation Round on 28 July 2014 to apply for an Australian Skilled Migration Visa have now been released by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.
In this issue:-
- Introduction of Credit Card Surcharges for Visa Application Charges
- Implications of the 2014-2015 Budget on Australian Immigration
- New Skilled Occupation List Update
- Latest SkillSelect News
The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has announced the results of the April 14, 2014 SkillSelect round. The results of the invitation round are as follows:-
In this issue:-
- Changes to SkillSelect effective March 2014
– The Department of Immigration and Border Protection have announced changes to the way invitations are issued under SkillSelect.
- Annual update of the Skilled Occupation List
– What occupations are being removed and which are here to stay?
- 457 Visa Review Panel
– The Assistant Minister for Immigration has announced a review of the popular “457 Visa” program. What’s changing?
The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has announced the results of the January 13, 2014 invitation round for SkillSelect.