April 13, 2020

[Australia Weekly Migration News 85 issue]

COVID -19 – Subclass 408 stream announced Legislative Instrument – F2020L00409 -LIN 20/122: COVID-19 Pandemic event for Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) visa and visa application charge for Temporary Activity (Class GG) visa) Instrument 2020 This Instrument specifies the COVID-19 pandemic as declared by the World Health Organization on 11 March 2020, as an event for paragraph […]

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March 2, 2020

[Australia Weekly Migration News 79 issue]

Corona virus travel restrictions extended – Iran included As published in the media, the COVID-19 travel restrictions have been extended to travellers from Iran. The Department has updated its travel restriction advice on its website. In addition to the restrictions on travel from mainland China, travel from Iran has also been included in the restriction from today 1 March […]

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February 24, 2020

[Australia Weekly Migration News 77 issue]

Coronavirus travel ban extended again and its impact The Minster for Foreign Affairs and the Health Minister has announced that the COVID-19 travel ban will extend until Saturday 29 February 2020, but also supports the right of Australian citizens and their immediate families to be exempt from the travel ban and to be allowed to […]

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January 6, 2020

[Australia Weekly Migration News 69 issue]

NSW State Nominated Subclass 491 announcement Subclass 491 NSW Business and Skilled Migration has today released information on its processes for NSW State Nominated Subclass 491 visas. Applications will open in mid-January 2020. Notably, the NSW Government will handle the entire process, RDAs in NSW will not be participating in the Skilled Work Regional visa (subclass 491). […]

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