Skilled Visas

COVID-19 Travel Exemptions & Priority Visa Processing for 18 Skilled Occupations in PMSOL

COVID-19 Travel Exemptions & Priority Visa Processing for 18 Skilled Occupations in PMSOL

Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL) In order to support Australia’s businesses to fill critical skills shortage from the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Australian Government has identified 3 key sectors to be given priority in terms of visa processing and travel exemptions for temporary visa holders to enter Australia. These sectors were identified based on advice from the…

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Global Business and Talent Attraction Taskforce Formed to Lure Businesses & Talents to Australia

Global Business and Talent Attraction Taskforce Formed to Lure Businesses & Talents to Australia

The Global Business and Talent Attraction Taskforce had been created to attract international businesses to Australia and it predominantly target exceptional businesses & talents in advanced manufacturing, financial services, FinTech and health. The taskforce offers: streamlined pathways to permanent residency bespoke advice on how and where to relocate industry-specific contacts and support to help you find the right location and…

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Changes to Points Tested Visa Invitations Ranking System

Following the changes of the points test, there are also changes to how skilled visas applicants are ranked in each invitation round once Expression of Interest (EOI) has been lodged in SkillSelect. This will affect how invitations to apply for visa are issued in each invitation round if points claimed in a pool of applicants are equal. The new ranking system is as described:

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