Youth mobility scheme after Brexit won’t fill gaps left by end to free movement

SPECIAL FEATURE: Young Australians on Britain’s Youth Mobility Scheme are the ideal migrant for both the state and employers alike as they take on precarious but skilled jobs in the UK labour market, without the electoral costs of permanent migration.

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Australian visas: Applicants face new hurdles to meet toughened requirements

Visa changes implemented this month affect all those wanting to migrate to Australia.

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UK Tier 2 cap on Skilled Worker Visas to be lifted for doctors and nurses

Britain’s Home Office has announced that it will henceforth exclude doctors and nurses from the cap on the Tier 2 Skilled Worker Visa.

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Australian Senate hears SA farmers “will not receive” special visa treatment

A fast-track backtrack? In something resembling a change of tune, it would seem like the Australian government aren’t exactly putting SA farmers to the top of their priorities.

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What about dependents of those on UK Ancestry Visas?

How can a dependent spouse, partner and/or children join the UK Ancestry Visa holder in the UK?

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UK Tier 1 Visa available to entrepreneur teams

One of the immigration routes in to the United Kingdom that is often overlooked is the Tier 1 Entrepreneur immigration route that is available to entrepreneur teams.

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10 things you should absolutely do before you move abroad

The best way to reduce the stress of a big move overseas is to plan ahead. Preparing as much as possible before your international relocation will help everything go as smoothly as possible.

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Expired passport, valid UK visa?

Although a person can still use a valid UK visa in an expired passport, the situation is not ideal.

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Tips for a smooth Indefinite Leave to Remain application

When you receive your first UK visa or permit, your Indefinite Leave to Remain application may seem far in the future. However, the preparation for your Indefinite Leave to Remain should start from your first arrival in the UK.

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Minimum Pay Threshold for Tier 2 visa holders

To assist Tier 2 Visa holders to ensure that they fulfil the requirements of the Minimum Pay Threshold, we have answered some of the concerns and questions of readers on the topic.

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Intra-Company Transfer to the UK: take an expat career leap in 2018

Not many people are aware that the UK immigration law allows an intra-company transfer of an employee to the UK branch of the organisation. Here’s how…

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Australian companies should cultivate local tech workers not play the 457 visa game

OPINION & ANALYSIS: The threat posed by government changes to the 457 visa system have been largely overblown.

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Five ways you didn’t know you could claim British citizenship

What many people aren’t aware of – and just ask a few Aussie politicians, hey – is that there are over 100 ways to claim British citizenship. Here’s just a sample…

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UK Tier 2 visa and additional working

Many UK Tier 2 visa workers want to undertake additional or charity work, or study further but are not sure whether doing this is in line with their visa terms.

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What it’s like to live and work illegally in Australia

OPINION & ANALYSIS: To end exploitation in Australia, we need to have a zero tolerance to exploitation, rather than a zero tolerance to breaches of visas by migrants.

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