Coronavirus outbreak will affect waiting time for OFFSHORE Partner visa.

Applicants may have to wait up to two years or even longer to unite with their partners, as processing times stretch for offshore partner visa applications amid coronavirus outbreak. We are already witnessing a drop in the number of partner visa grants since January, a clear indicator that processing times for visa subclass 309 (Partner [...]

By Director, CRM – Australia|2020-05-05T00:34:28+00:00May 1st, 2020|COVID-19, Family visas|0 Comments

How is Australia’s Northern Territory supporting our international students?

"We care about you. And as a Government we are here to do what we can to help you.” said Chief Minister of the Northern Territory . Worker and Wellbeing Fund, had been launched last Friday. Fund will  ensure international students and other Territorians who are unable to access Centrelink are supported, including with emergency [...]

Symbol of hope during pandemic

Australia’s flag projected on to Swiss Alps in symbol of hope. Australia’s national flag has been projected onto the Swiss Alps in an illuminated message of hope and solidarity during the global coronavirus pandemic. “Since almost a month, we’re illuminating every night the Matterhorn with different symbols, to give the people hope and show our [...]

By Director, CRM – Australia|2020-04-30T03:17:03+00:00April 30th, 2020|COVID-19|0 Comments

Business visa 132 and 188 nomination in Victoria- paused.

Victoria Nomination Criteria Victoria State Government has announced recently following updates for the Business visa nominations: From Thursday 9 April 2020, Victorias subclass 132 and 188 visa nomination program will be paused for the remainder of 2019-20. This means that no new nomination applications will be accepted. We will continue processing those received prior to [...]

Victoria take care of international students.

International Student Emergency Relief Fund. On 29 April 2020, the Victorian Government announced a $45 million fund to support international students in Victoria facing hardship as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The Interna tional Student Emergency Relief Fund will provide a payment of up to A$1,100 for vulnerable international students who have lost [...]

491 visa on Tasmania changes in TSOL list

The rapidly evolving situation regarding COVID-19 has necessitated temporary changes to eligibility for the Subclass 491: 3A Overseas Applicant (TSOL) nomination category. As of 20 March 2020, applications for this category are temporarily restricted until further notice to occupations listed in the ‘High Demand’ section of the Tasmanian Skilled Occupation List (TSOL). Please do not [...]

2020 year of changes for working holiday 417 visa

Lorem We have seen many changes in Working Holiday 417 visa program in 2019, however 2020 seems to  bring much more challenge for Australia backpackers. We have observed 20 % increase in visa applications last financial year. Totaling over 220 thousands working holiday makers each year.The Government is pursuing new reciprocal working visa agreements [...]

By Director, CRM – Australia|2020-04-30T03:23:55+00:00April 15th, 2020|417 visa, Travel visas|0 Comments

COVID-19 is changing everything about life and work as we know it.

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By Director, CRM – Australia|2020-04-30T03:22:53+00:00June 30th, 2015|COVID-19|0 Comments