Immigration minister admits 457 visa abuse figures were estimated

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Immigration minister admits 457 visa abuse figures were estimated


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Australian Immigration and Citizenship minister Brendan O’Connor has been accused of exaggerating claims that 10% of the most popular visas used by foreign workers are obtained fraudulently. He has admitted that figures he has been using to justify changes to the 457 visa system were forecasts rather than actual. He had claimed that the system [...]

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