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February 25, 2016

An agreement signed between Australia and Hungary on 24 February 2016 means that young people aged between 18 and 30 years old from Hungary will be able to apply for an Australian work and holiday visa for up to 12 months.  There will be a limit of 200 visas issued for...

February 22, 2016

On 14 December 2015 amendments were made to the validity requirements for Adoption and Child visa applications where the applicant claims to have been adopted in an overseas country as an expatriate adoption.  An application for an Adoption visa or Child visa will not...

February 19, 2016


New Zealand citizens who have been living and working in Australia for five years or more are to be permitted to apply for Australian citizenship under a new agreement reached by Malcolm Turnbull and John Key.


The proposed agreement will enable New Zealanders who have...

February 17, 2016

The Prime Minister’s new Ministry will be sworn in by the Governor General today.  The Hon Peter Dutton MP remains as Minister for Immigration and Border Protection and Senator the Hon James McGrath will be sworn in as Assistant Minister for Immigration.

February 8, 2016

Visa holders need to ensure their compliance with the conditions on their visa.  However, the motivation to do so for many visa holders is effected by the Department’s seeming lack of monitoring.  The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) has undertaken an audit of t...

February 2, 2016

The Subclass 132 Business Talent (Permanent) visa allows business persons to establish or develop business in Australia through either the Significant Business History stream (for business owners wanting to do business in Australia) or the Venture Capital Entrepreneur...

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