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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...

Goodbye 457 Visa Hello 482

 April 04, 2018  ·   Carlos Sellanes


Goodbye 457, it’s time to talk about 482 After learning to find relative comfort in the now-defunct 457 Temporary Work Visa, applicants and their approved sponsors are suddenly being required to face new challenges, in the...

Visa Cancellation – Making the Right Choices

 March 30, 2018  ·   Carlos Sellanes


The almost instantaneous enforcement of visa cancellations may often appear heartless and totally lacking in reasonable evaluation but the fact remains, abrupt cancellations can and do happen. It’s therefore incumbent upon affected visa holders to act quickly, seeking immediate...

Entrepreneur Visa

 March 12, 2018  ·   Carlos Sellanes

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A recent article on the InnovationAus.com website identified that the Immigration Minister, Peter Dutton, has unveiled a pilot program for a new ‘entrepreneur visa’ that would let overseas entrepreneurs and investors with an “innovative idea and a supporting business plan” to apply for a temporary ...

Temporary Skills Shortage (TSS) visa update

 February 14, 2018  ·   Carlos Sellanes


An update has come through from the Department of Home Affairs regarding the announced 457 visa changes and replacing it with Temporary Skills Shortage (TSS) visa. They want to further clarify issues and information related to the roll out of the TSS visa. There are still some unresolved...