NSW has been provided a limited number of interim nomination places for the 2020–21 financial year.
South Australian allocation of interim 491 and 190 visa nominations are intended to support South Australia’s economic recovery and the public health response. Check this article for requirements.
The below shows the occupation ceilings for 189 and 491 (family nominated stream only) for the 2020-2021 program year for each occupation on the list of eligible skilled occupations by the four-digit ANZSCO code unit group.
Skillselect Invitation round 11 June 2020
Australian migration planning levels for 2020-2021, until otherwise advised, the existing 2019-20 Migration Program settings will continue to remain in place. This means the 2020-21 planning ceiling will be retained at 160,000 places, the level set for the 2019-20 Migration. Check the post for more information.
The new Global Talent Independent (GTI) visa provides a direct permanent residence for ‘highly skilled professionals in high growth sectors’.
May 2020 update about Queensland 190 and 491 visa program.
Prime Minister mentioned there is an expected 85% decline in Net Overseas Migration – not Migration Intake, If you don’t know the difference – check this article.
If you were outside Australia when you were granted 189, 190,489 or 491 visa. Condition 8504 provides that: the holder must enter Australia as the holder of the visa to which the condition applies before a date specified by the Minister. This date could be postponed.
The Temporary Activity (subclass 408) Australian Government Endorsed Event (AGEE) stream visa (COVID-19 Pandemic event visa) is being utilized to manage the extraordinary circumstances that have arisen due to the COVID-19 pandemic event. In article are the answers to all your questions.