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  1. Visas and immigration
    Hello everyone, I have a question regarding the Partner visa: I have read in the government booklet that I can't sponsor somebody if I have been sponsored in the last 5 years. I became resident in 2015 thanks to a partner visa and I got my Citizenship in 2017. My new boyfried and I want to apply...
  2. Visas and immigration
    I have recently filled my 309/100 application and giving the reasonable time and everything goes smoothly in my Application. I am hopping to move to WA by end of this year. I am living in Pakistan and have full license since Mar 2005. Do I have to go through the normal procedure mentioned on...
  3. International Travel
    It is well known that the Chinese love Australia with places like Sydney and the Great Barrier Reef attracting more visitors from the country than ever before. But they also love Western Australia with new figures showing that China has overtaken the UK as the state's biggest international...
  4. Visas and immigration
    I'm really confused as to which visa i should apply for. I gained 65 points via skill select and have filled in an expression of interest form and put Subclass 189 down as my preferred but I now understand that any state can select me, however I only want to go to Western Australia as that's...
  5. Visas and immigration
    Western Australia has updated its skilled migration occupation list which reveals that the state has a lot of opportunities for overseas professionals in the health sector. The list, which used to consist 178 occupations including bricklayers and engineers, has been reduced down to just 18 with...
  6. Visas and immigration
    Hi there, I am a 25 year old and I have previously lived and worked in Oz on a 417 Working holiday visa. I have since gotten a masters in Human resource management and I am working as a HR Officer for the 9 months since I graduated. I have a few queries please as I had asked a few agencies but...
  7. Visas and immigration
    A series of new initiatives in Australia are being put in place with the aim of making locations outside of capital cities more attractive to long term settlement. It is well known that overseas job seekers tend to want to live in the big cities like Sydney and Melbourne but the government is...
  8. Jobs and work
    There has been a lot of talk recently about the demise of the resources industry in Australia but a new natural gas project off the coast of Western Australia could be set to boost the sector. The Gorgon LNG facility at Barrow Island is the largest ever private sector investment in Australia...
  9. Visas and immigration
    Hi there, I am new to this site and this is my first question to you guys! :) I'm looking into emigrating to WA, possibly Perth. I have just done a quick skills assessment online and it says that I would be eligible for the 190 state sponsored visa. So I'm wondering if there is anybody out...
  10. Visas and immigration
    Hi, I've recently received 190 visa invitation and am preparing the documents by myself. However, there are some questions I'd like to figure out. For I only have one chance submitting my documents, I want to make sure everything's right. I'm applying for state nominated translator in...
  11. Jobs and work
    Skilled and semi-skilled overseas workers looking for work in North and West Australia could find it easier to be sponsored for a 457 visa under new arrangements to combat serious job shortages. The federal government is set to make it easier for employers across Northern Australia to import...
  12. Visas and immigration
    More people than ever are living in Australia's major cities and they are projected to see their populations jump even further in the next 40 years with Melbourne becoming the largest city. New figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shows that the nation's state capitals packed...
  13. Visas and immigration
    Australia is continuing to grow with its population having risen by 1.8% in the 12 months to the end of June this year with overseas workers adding to the increase. Data shows that Australia's population has increased by around 407,000 people to reach 23.1 million Figures also show...
  14. Visas and immigration
    Western Australia is proving popular with expats as the latest figures show that a third of the state's population were born overseas, the highest proportion of any state or territory in the country. Overall the number of people born overseas who are living in Australia has increased by 1.7...
  15. Visas and immigration
    Australia's population could double to 46 million by 2075 but if there is rapid growth this level might be reached by 2058, according to the latest projection just released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS.) Perth would see considerable population growth, overtaking Brisbane in 2028...
  16. Visas and immigration
    Western Australia, one of the most booming regions of the country and popular with overseas workers, is reviewing its skilled migration occupation list. The new list is expected in October with officials stressing that while the review is under way the current 2012/2013 list is still active for...
  17. Visas and immigration
    Overseas migration continues to fuel Western Australia's population increase, accounting for almost two thirds of the state's growth. According to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, more people are moving to Western Australia from overseas than any other part of the country...
  18. Visas and immigration
    Hi everyone, My ultimate goal is to obtain a temporary partner visa. I am 21 years old with a bachelor's degree in Economics from a university in the USA, and in the summer of 2012, we decided to become partners (in our view) with my Australian boyfriend. We met online in the summer of 2011...
  19. Visas and immigration
    I am an Electrical Engineer with 51 months experience in the nominated occupation. I have got positive skill assessment and scored IELTS 8.5, 7.5,7,7 (7.5). Will I be able to lodge my visa application through skilled state sponsored migration (Western Australia). However, I am facing the...
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