Proportion of Indian IT workers on 457 visas on rock bottom pay triples

The proportion of IT professionals from India granted 457 visas and paid base salaries of $53,900 or less, much lower than experienced Australian IT professionals, has tripled under the Coalition government, a study has found. The Australian Population Research Institute has found that IT professionals are the largest single occupation represented in the 457 program…

Australian startups need more diversity to thrive, not closed borders

In recent weeks, both major political parties have proposed tougher restrictions on Australia’s 457 visa system, which allows businesses to sponsor skilled foreign workers for up to four years. The timing, so soon after the election of the outspokenly anti-immigrant President-elect Donald Trump in the U.S., has shades of political opportunism. It also comes amid…

Want To Work In Australian Racing? Need A Visa?

We are happy to outline a process which includes both world class Thoroughbred Racing Education and Employment Program We will outline below precisely what credential’s you require to qualify.   If you have what it takes and you are able to apply we will ensure you succeed, we guarantee it! The good news is that if…

Top 10 Reasons to Emigrate to Australia

1. Australia is a country established on migration. Of 22 million Australians[i], the dominant part are descendents of nineteenth and twentieth century European pilgrims, mostly from the UK (from England, Scotland, Wales) and from Ireland. In any case, the nation’s populace has quadrupled subsequent to the end of World War I, because of the presentation…

Australian Citizenship Test for Immigration

To end up an Australian national, you should finish the Australian citizenship test. The test comprises of 20 numerous decision addresses and is regulated in the English dialect. You should reply no less than 75 percent of the inquiries accurately keeping in mind the end goal to breeze through the test. In any case, in…

The Changing Face of Australian Immigration

The Substance of Australia Is Changing – and It Begins at Our Outskirts. Though Australia’s vagrant populace once hailed to a great extent from an European foundation – think about the “Ten Pound Pom” in the post-World War Two period – a conclusive movement towards parts of Asia to fill aptitudes holes in our workforce…

Explainer: what is Australia’s ‘points system’ for immigration?

The issue of migration is at the forefront of the Brexit debate. The “Leave” camp is arguing the United Kingdom should embrace tighter migration controls. If it wins, Leave would strip European Union citizens of the automatic right to live and work in the UK in favour of an Australian-style “points-test system” for skilled workers….

Australia Skilled Migration Updates

Skilled Occupations List for 2015-16 Announced The Skilled Occupations List (SOL 1) and CSOL (state and employer sponsored) lists have been announced for the 2015-16 Financial Year for Australia skilled migration and will apply from 1 July 2015. The news is good for accountants, with no accounting occupations being removed from the SOL 1. Urban…