The Government has just announced that they will introduce a new Temporary Sponsored Parent visa that will provide parents and grandparents a new pathway to reunite with their families.
“This new visa will help families reunite and spend time together,” Mr Coleman said. “It will provide a new pathway for parents and grandparents to visit their families in Australia, which will deliver great social benefits to the Australian community.
Applications for the Temporary Sponsored Parent visa will open in the first half of 2019.
This just in: changes have been made to the Working Holiday Maker Visa Program.
Now it's even easier to come and work and travel your way around Australia as a Work and Holiday maker.
The option of a third-year for subclass 417 and 462 visa holders who, after 1 July 2019, undertake 6-months of specified work in a specified regional area during their second year. #3yearvisa
From 5 November 2018, expanding the regional areas where subclass 462-visa holders can work in agriculture (plant and animal cultivation) to qualify for a second year of stay in Australia. Currently only those who work in Northern Australia are eligible. #regionalwork
From 5 November 2018, increasing the period in which subclass 417 and 462 visa holders can stay with the same agricultural (plant and animal cultivation) employer, from 6 to 12 months. #12monthsemployment
Over the coming weeks, offering an increase in the annual caps to a number of countries that participate in the subclass 462 visa program. #Polish
Increase the eligible age for subclass 417 visa applicants from Canada and Ireland to 35. #Canadian #irish