Priorities in the ICT sector including investments, global talent visas and r&d

With critical sectors identified across the nation in efforts rebuild the post-Covid-19 economy, certain prioritisation of visa programs together with their concessions are published as follows: Critical sectors for the 408 visa (Australian Government Endorsed Events) are in agriculture, food processing, health care, aged care, disability care and child care....

New Priority Skills List and Strengthened Labour Market Testing Requirements

The Australian Department of Home Affairs via its operational arm, the Office of the Migration Agents Registration Authority (OMARA) has announced the introduction of a new Priority Skills List, together with strengthened labour market testing requirements.Released on September 2nd 2020, upon joint instruction from the Acting Minister for Immigration, Citizenship,...

Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List – Update September 2020

Officially released on September 2nd and supplementing its existing migration occupation lists, the Australian government has provided a priority list of 17 specific occupations (PMSOL) which it considers essential, in order to fill urgent needs in critical sectors, required to assist in the creation of Australian jobs and the rebuilding...