Australian Immigration was on stand still since the beginning of COVID -19 pandemic due to travel bans and International border closures, however this year it is all set to boost opportunities for migrants- temporary and skilled visa holders.
Australia’s overseas migration forecast is expected to rise to 180,000 people in 2022-23. Whereas the forecast for 2024-25 to be at 235,000 people.
Australian citizens, Permanent Residents – their immediate family members (after exemption), Eligible International students and certain Skilled Visa holders are now allowed to enter Australia from 15th December 2021 onwards.
Temporary visa holders who continued to be in Australia and supported the country during the Covid-19 pandemic will be highly benefitted. The Government has introduced different pathways and extensions to enable them to achieve their dream of Australian permanent residency. The 485 visas offered to recently graduated International students with skills in specific occupations aimed at allowing them to continue to work in Australia.
Skilled migrants in Health and Hospitality – Australian Government has announced visa changes to retain the highly skilled migrants under this section. Migrants who continue to stay and work under this section and support the health department throughout the pandemic can lead to pathway to Australian citizenship.
To conclude Australia continues to review and offer visa provisions to enhance Australia’s economic recovery during the pandemic phase.
For legal consultation and to know your eligibility please book an appointment with us today!! Our coordinates are as follows:
Immigration Advisory Services Private Limited
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