Australia Work Visa Blog and Articles

Australia Work Visa and Immigration news and blogs from the Migration Experts - Sellanes Clark

Parent Visa - Changes Reversed

 June 13, 2018  ·   Carlos Sellanes


Parent Visas – Controversial changes reversed In April 2018, the Turnbull Government sent shockwaves through migrant communities when it quietly introduced significant changes to the parent sponsorship rules. Frightening changes ...

Visa Cancellation - Important to Know

 April 23, 2018  ·   Carlos Sellanes


Yet another confirmation of the broad powers of the Minister to decide upon whether visa holders should remain in Australia recently became evident, in the Full Court challenge tendered under “Taulahi v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection (2018).” What works….and what doesn’t..... in Immigration Law Taulahi, a...

New High Tech Visa Announced

 April 13, 2018  ·   Carlos Sellanes


Global Talent Scheme – New visa for highly skilled tech professionals In a recent article for Information Age, Managing Editor Roulla Yiacoumi identified this upcoming visa trial, designed to provide a pathway for overseas highly skilled...

TSS Visa Training Levy Bonus

 April 11, 2018  ·   Carlos Sellanes


A window of opportunity for sponsors of 482 visas Replacing the now-defunct 457 Temporary Work Visa, the new 482 Temporary Skilled Shortage (TSS) Visa introduces tighter criteria and a series of new challenges for applicants and...

Entrepreneur Visa Update

 April 07, 2018  ·   Carlos Sellanes


The upcoming Entrepreneur Visa - Pilot announced for South Australia (but ‘flight time’ yet unknown) as South Australia Business Innovation visas remain on hold. Updating my blog of March 12th http://www.sellanesclark.com/blog/entrepreneur-visa, only the...

Robots To Decide Your Visa

 April 06, 2018  ·   Carlos Sellanes


Determination by Algorithm – The Retirement of Evaluative Judgement On March 30th 2018, confirming the growing trend of government instrumentalities to rely upon automated computer processes when making potentially life-changing decisions, Section 495A of the Migration...