AUSTRALIA – New Global Talent Scheme Announced

By Peregrine

On 19 March 2018, the Australian Department of Home Affairs (DHA) announced that a new visa scheme to attract highly-skilled talent to Australia […]

AUSTRALIA – New Subclass 482 (Temporary Skill Shortage) Visa Available from 18 March 2018

By Peregrine

On 15 March 2018, the Australian Department of Home Affairs (DHA) published the Migration Legislation Amendment which implements the new Subclass 482 (Temporary […]

AUSTRALIA – Latest Details of Upcoming New Temporary Skill Shortage Visa

By Peregrine

On 19 February 2018, the Australian Department of Home Affairs (DHA) published further clarification of the various changes to the skilled visa regulations […]

AUSTRALIA – Consultation on Skilled Migration Occupation Lists

By Peregrine

The Department of Employment is commencing public consultation on potential changes to the Department of Immigration’s new occupation lists, the Short-term Skilled Occupation […]

AUSTRALIA – Changes to Health Insurance Requirements for 457 Visa Applicants

By Peregrine

Effective 18 November 2017, subclass 457 visa applicants will no longer be required to provide evidence, or a letter from an insurer, confirming […]

BRAZIL – Electronic Visas Soon Available for Australian Nationals

By Peregrine

From 21 November 2017, Australian nationals will be able to apply for an electronic visa for Brazil, valid for tourism or business and […]

AUSTRALIA – Update on Forthcoming Changes to Permanent Employer-Sponsored Skilled Visas

By Peregrine

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) have begun to clarify the changes to permanent employer-sponsored skilled visa programmes that were announced […]

AUSTRALIA – Citizenship Processing Resumes

By Peregrine

Following the Australian Senate’s block to the overhaul of the citizenship eligibility criteria, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) has resumed […]

Australia: Payment for Visas an Offence under Proposed Changes to Migration Law

By Peregrine

The Australian Parliament has introduced a new bill that would make it a criminal offence for a person to request, receive, […]

ZOOMLEE APP: For a stress free travel

By Sruthi Sagar Ananthachari, Co-founder & Chief Product Officer, Zoomlee

Remaining compliant with regard to the expiry dates of passports, visas and work permits is […]