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Offshore Visas Now Top Priority, Says Australian Immigration Minister

Albanese Government determined to reduce backlog
745,000 new visas have been approved by the Australian immigration department just in the single month of June under the new Australian Labour government. Bearing further good news for offshore visa applicants, 645,000 visa applications out of the total visas finalised had been lodged from outside of Australia. This impressive number of visa processing rates[...]
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Australia Business and Investment Visa reform from 1st July, 2021.

  The Morrison Government is reforming business and investor visas to maximise the economic benefits for Australia. The Business Innovation and Investment Program (BIIP) will be simplified from nine to four streams and there will be changes to eligibility requirements. Acting Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs Alan Tudge said the changes[...]
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Commencement of the five year subclass 870 Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa

On 1 March 2019, Minister Coleman reported that applications to support a parent for a Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa will be open from 17 April 2019. When a sponsorship application has been endorsed, a supported parent will most likely apply for a Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa. Applications for the visa are expected to open from[...]
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