Global Immigration Update - Australia | Hudson McKenzie

Global Immigration Update – Australia

January 19, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Australia: Update on new ‘Temporary Skill Shortage’ Visa

The Australian Department of Home Affairs (DHA) recently published recent and upcoming changes to the skilled visa regulations, for further clarification.

This included new details on the new Temporary Skill Shortage (TSS) visa which will replace the Subclass 457 in March 2018.

The main updates are centered upon the following:

  • Same-sex marriage
  • Incomplete 457 visa applications
  • Singapore-Australia Free Trade Agreement
  • TSS Visa
  • Streamlining
  • Transition
  • Labour Market Testing

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