What should you do if you want to leave Australia permanently?

What should you do if you want to leave Australia permanently?

A few years ago, thousands flocked to Australia to take up well-paid jobs in the mining, and oil and gas sector. These thriving industries helped support the local economy, but the recent downturn has led to job insecurity and redundancies. The team here at Visa Solutions Australia has taken several calls from people on permanent residency status, looking to go back to their birth country where they believe there are more job opportunities.

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What are the employer obligations for a 457 visa?

What are the employer obligations for a 457 visa?

One of the most popular routes into Australia is via a sponsored 457 visa. This Temporary Work visa aims to address genuine skills shortages in the Australian labour market by bringing people from overseas who have skills which are in demand. But employers using the 457 program, must become approved business sponsors and abide by certain obligations set out by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. There are penalties for not complying with the regulations. Visa Solutions Australia can guide employers through the sponsorship approval process and advise them of their obligations as a 457 sponsor.

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Where is the best place to migrate? America, Canada, UK, Australia or New Zealand?

Where is the best place to migrate? America, Canada, UK, Australia or New Zealand?

We may not be able to control what is happening economically or politically in the world, but if we wanted to migrate, where would be the current best place to settle? Visa Solutions Australia looks at America, Canada, the UK, New Zealand and Australia to find out how they compare with each other.

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Pokemon Go Adventure in Perth!

Pokemon Go Adventure in Perth!

Pokemon Go Adventure in Perth!

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Going on Holiday? Strikes at Australian Airports from 22 March – 1 April 2016!

Going on Holiday? Strikes at Australian Airports from 22 March – 1 April 2016!

Did you know that employees of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection will be holding labour strikes starting 22nd March 2016 to 1st April 2016?

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Andrew Emmott joins Visa Solutions Australia!

Andrew Emmott joins Visa Solutions Australia!

We are delighted to announce that Andrew Emmott has joined the team at Visa Solutions Australia in the role of Director (Immigration Services). Andrew is one of the most experienced Registered Migration Agents in Australia and has worked in the industry for over 18 years, with the most recent 7 years spent working with me at Interstaff.

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