Today we are celebrating over a million page views on the Migration Blog. That’s a huge milestone for us, given the blog’s humble beginnings as the Skilled Migration Blog in June 2011.
This guest post was written by the Attorney-General’s Department.
The visitor visa program quarterly report for the period ending June 30 (2012) is now available.
The Visitor Visa Program Quarterly Report for the period ending 31 December 2011 is now available at www.immi.gov.au/media/statistics/visitor.htm
A Discussion Paper on the Review of the Student visa Assessment Level (AL) Framework was published on our website on 31 January 2012. The department uses
Changes to partner visas
From 1 January 2012, the discretionary Assurance of Support (AoS) requirement was removed from partner visas. This change complemented other 1 January amendments to social security legislation that affect eligibility for welfare payments.
This post was written by Suzanne, who works in the department’s Skilled Migration Outreach program.