It’s alarming to see how long it is taking for both onshore and offshore Australian Partner visa, commonly known as the Spouse visa, applications to be processed. Let’s take a look into the importance of lodging a decision ready Partner visa application and what you can do to help decrease processing time for your Partner visa application.
If you are applying for an employer sponsored visa in Australia, your employer must conduct and meet the Labour Market Testing (LMT) requirements BEFORE lodging a nomination application. Failing to do this may result in a refusal of your application. This is mandatory under the Act to provide evidence of the sponsor’s efforts to find suitably qualified and experience Australian citizens or permanent residents to fill the position.
The Department of Jobs and Small Business has published a “Traffic Light Bulletin” outlining proposed changes to the Short Term Skilled Occupations List (STSOL), Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) and Regional Occupations List (ROL).
One of the most important evidence that you need to submit with your Partner visa application is your Statement of Relationship, or commonly known as the Relationship Statement, or what some people call it – the “relationship support letter”.
Packing up your whole life and moving to another country is not easy. You may still have a house, a job and with most, if not all, your family residing at home, packing up your whole life and moving to Australia in a flash of an eye might not be the best option right now. But guess what? It’s OKAY.
It’s no secret that Australian migration is becoming harder, and not to mention, immigration law in Australia changes all the time! The refusal rate for visa applications is becoming a high risk. See the common mistakes that can cause your rejection!
Are you looking to apply for a Partner visa, also commonly known as the spouse visa or defacto visa, or a Prospective Marriage visa (or what people call it – the fiancé visa)? Here’s what’s changed and what may change, that people usually overlook.
The new requirements for Australian citizenship (subject to passage of legislation) will come into effect on 1 July 2018 and may impact your eligibility.
Do you think you are eligible for Australian citizenship? Read the top 5 benefits of becoming an Australian citizen and apply as soon as possible
!!BREAKING: Backdown on parent visa sponsorship change!! Social Services Minister Dan Tehan was forced to back down on his proposal to increase income requirements for people wanting to sponsor their parents to Australia The minister contacted Senator McKim to confirm the government would return to the old arrangements. – Updated 21 May 2018 In simple […]
BREAKING: This is the most recent update from the Department of Home Affairs for the upcoming March 2018 changes.The changes that will occur in March 2018 is not all about TSS visa. There are important changes that will affect the permanent skilled visas. The changes to permanent skilled visa will impact the following: Employer Nomination Scheme […]