Migration Agent Simona Ancuta brings a wealth of experience to VSA including past governmental work

Migration Agent Simona Ancuta brings a wealth of experience to VSA including past governmental work

Visa Solutions Australia is a very multi-national team and our latest Migration Agent Simona Ancuta is helping to make our office one of the most culturally diverse in Perth. Simona was born in Romania, but at the age of 25 she and her husband made the decision to move to New Zealand.

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What happens to a child born in Australia to foreign parents?

What happens to a child born in Australia to foreign parents?

It’s a question which sparks much curiosity. What happens if a child is born in Australia to foreign parents? Don’t assume that the newborn will automatically gain Australian citizenship, it is very much dependent on the type of visa or status which the parents hold.

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DIBP cancels eleven thousand student visas

DIBP cancels eleven thousand student visas

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) typically cancels anywhere from eight thousand to nine thousand visas in a year, however, in the latest figures that the Department came out with for the year ending June of 2015, it shows that there is a spike of thirty per cent in the number of visas that have been cancelled.

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Australian 457 visa applications up 15%

Australian 457 visa applications up 15%

The number of Australian Temporary Work (Skilled) (Subclass 457) visa applications rose by 15% between 2014 and 2015, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Immigration Department.

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New Student Visa System in Australia for 2016

New Student Visa System in Australia for 2016

Australia has adopted a new student visa processing system that might make life a little easier for future students and higher education providers. The proposed new process, called, the simplified student visa framework (SSVF), will launch in July 2016 replacing the streamlined visa processing (SVP), which has been used since 2012.

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Hospitality Industry looking for more 457 Visa employees

Hospitality Industry looking for more 457 Visa employees

Australia is looking for immigrants to come work in their hospitality and tourism industry. The hospitality industry has struck a deal with the Federal government last month to make it simpler to bring in foreign employees via the 457 skilled migration visa programs.

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