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We have heard the rumors of this Temporary Sponsored Parent Visa aka TSPV (Subclass 870) for over 2 years now. Feel free to read the summary below and contact us to discuss further.

The Law (for those craving to read the clauses)

Legislative Instrument- F2019L00551 - Mig...

The Australian Immigration has released an update in regards to Visa Application Charges (VACs) taking effect starting from the 1st of July 2018.

There will be an increase in visa prices and some of these price changes include the Business Skills – Business Talent visa,...

The requirements for Student Visa (Subclass 500) have often changed over the years. In fact the Student Visa structure and subclasses have been changed drastically in the last few years. Student Visa (subclass 500) enables you to study full-time in a recognised educati...

Changes for Family Visas

  • Partner Visa and Prospective Marriage Visa applications can no longer be accepted in person. Paper applications are accepted in compelling circumstances only.

  • Parent Visa can no longer by applied in person.

Changes for Temporary Visas


Many of us would have heard on 19 April 2017 that the Australian Government is "abolishing the 457 visa". This caused a lot of panic among the foreign workers and students who were hoping to work in Australia after graduating.

Not all hope is lost. Yes, 457 still exists...

Australia and New Zealand are best of mates from the land down under. If we remember, on the 19th February 2016, the Australian Government has made an announcement about an additional visa type that would allow New Zealanders to gain permanent residency in Australia. W...

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