Australia

Details

  • Service: Private Enterprise, Private Companies, Immigration Services, Topics, Federal Budget
  • Type: Regulatory update
  • Date: 12/05/2011

Migration Newsflash

Migration Newsflash
Keep up-to-date with issues and developments in the immigration environment.

Migration Newsflash: Budget changes to skilled migration 

The Australian Government announced a number of important upcoming changes to migration in the Federal Budget 2011-12. Here is a brief summary of some of those changes that may affect you.

Key insights

  • There will be an increase in the skilled migration intake.
  • The regional sponsored migration scheme will receive a boost.
  • Additional funding will be allocated to 457 visa processing.