What Type of Visa do I need to Enter Australia?
Planning to travel to Australia? Australia’s visa system requires anyone who is not an Australian citizen or permanent resident to first obtain a valid Australia visa to be able to enter as a lawful non-citizen.
There are a number of different types of Australian visas, classed under different categories. The type of visa you will need generally depends on your reason for travel and how long you wish to stay in Australia.
Labor Agreement Processing Times Shortened
The Department of Immigration and Citizenship has announced that the processing timeframes for Labor Agreements are getting faster. This is somewhat attributed to them growing increasingly popular.
The DIAC’s Migration Blog has noted it’s expected that quicker processing times are on the horizon. This is partly credited to the newly-introduced information pack, which can help organizations and migration agents preparing labor agreement applications and get through the process more easily.
Australian Pacific Coast Tours
Is cruising along the Australian Pacific Coast your perfect Australian adventure?
Australia’s legendary Pacific Coast Touring Route is one of the country’s great driving holidays. It is the ultimate Australian adventure as you indulge in the ultimate combination of magnificent coastline, spectacular hinterland and a year-round temperate climate that makes it the perfect holiday any time of year.
Changes to Student Visa to provide more flexibility
The findings of the Knight Review found that the “automatic cancellation regime is patently not working as a compliance and integrity tool and is in fact hindering the effective use of available student compliance resources”. The current regime was found to be creating more work than it saved and overall was not streamlining the cancellation process.
How Christmas is celebrated in Australia
An Australian Christmas is probably a little different from what most travelers are used to weather-wise: no snow, no cold and most especially no need for heavy parkas and thermal suits, yes!
Nowadays, Carols by Candlelight events range from huge gatherings that tend to be televised live throughout the country, to smaller local community and church events.
Travelers to Australia are Overstaying Visas
An increasing number of travelers are overstaying their immigration visas in Australia. It has been reported in the last financial year that 20,000 visa holders are failing to leave Australia before the expiry of their visa.
It was reported that the Australian Immigration department has failed to deter people from not complying with the conditions and expiry date of their Australian visas.
Trekking Adventures In Australia’s Larapinta Trail
With a reputation as one of the top 20 world’s greatest walks, the Larapinta Trail offers a rare inspiring perspective of vast flood plains, beautiful desert vegetation, razorback rocky outcrops and sheer dramatic gorges in Australia’s ancient land of the Outback, with so many spectacular highlights along the way that will definitely delight the wilderness lover and challenge the seasoned walker.
What is the 457 Visa? - Information for Employers in Australia
An employer is also required to have a good business record, abided by immigration laws in the past and satisfy the Training Bench mark.
Once approved Standard Business Sponsors also need to adhere to sponsor obligations to avoid having sanctions imposed.
United Kingdom Nationals are Returning to Australia Again and again
A recent report from Tourism Australia has indicated that 50 % of visitors to Australia from the United Kingdom are repeat visitors.
These figures are despite the strength of the Australian dollar and the vast distances involved in travelling from the United Kingdom to Australia.
Hidden Stunning Wonders of Australia
A holiday in Australia is not complete without visiting the iconic natural wonders, national treasures and stunning beauty that is on offer.
So what are you waiting for? Contact National Visas not to have your tourist visa for Australia approved in no time at all!