Nathalie joins VSA with strong track record in all aspects of migration

Nathalie joins VSA with strong track record in all aspects of migration

Nathalie joins VSA with strong track record in all aspects of migration. Senior Registered Migration Agent Nathalie Chu joins Visa Solutions Australia with extensive experience across all areas, especially corporate visas with large clients in the mining and gas sector.

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How does migration law happen?

How does migration law happen?

There has been plenty of news recently about proposed changes to Australian migration laws. While radical changes always attract plenty of media attention, it’s important to remember that there are many reasons why a proposed bill may never see the light of day. Here at Visa Solutions Australia we are constantly reminding people not to panic when they learn about proposed changes. The announcement just a few months ago about changes to the Assurance of Support for Parent Family Visas may not come into effect if there is a change of government.

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6 things you need to know if you’re migrating to Australia

6 things you need to know if you’re migrating to Australia

When you’re moving to a new country, it’s really wise to do some preparation in advance. Migrants entering Australia are often surprised at the lifestyle here and the different approach to how things are done. Schools, the medical system and even driving may not be what you’re used to. Here at Visa Solutions Australia, we’ve come up with some top guidance to help you settle and to learn a little more about the way we do things here.

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What is the impact of migration on Australia?

What is the impact of migration on Australia?

28% of Australians were born overseas, making this country one of the most multi-cultural in the world. From the gold rush in the 1850’s, to the post-war migration boom and the recent arrival of migrants with the mining boom, Australia has a higher share of migrants than most other countries. Is it no surprise to learn that one person arrives in Australia every minute and 24 seconds? They are great contributors to this economy as evidence shows they lift the three “P’s” of economic growth namely population, participation and productivity.

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Why Tareena enjoys the mix of migration, from family to humanitarian cases

Why Tareena enjoys the mix of migration, from family to humanitarian cases

Visa Solutions’ immigration assistant Tareena Martin first encountered people trying to obtain Australian residency as a volunteer with an advocacy service for refugees. Tareena helped out at the Refugee Advocacy Service of South Australia (RASSA) while studying law in Adelaide and went on to work for the organisation.

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Indian community will find new TSS visa restrictive

Indian community will find new TSS visa restrictive

The 457 visa which was abolished earlier this year was a popular route for Indians heading to work Down Under. Of the 90,000 holders of the 457 visas in Australia, 22% of them were held by Indians. Indians who had set their eyes on permanent residency will now find it tougher to achieve this PR status. If they qualify from Australian universities, they will still need to have had two years’ work experience in that area of specialism to obtain a role. Labour testing means that the local workforce will be given the first opportunity for a job vacancy.

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