ISA Group clients who have permanent residency applications lodged with the Department of Immigration & Citizenship (DIAC) need to be informed about lengthy and inconsistent processing times for ENS and… read more →
The Australian Government has announced reforms to the permanent employer-sponsored visa program to be introduced on 1 July 2012. The key changes • collapsing the existing visa subclasses from six… read more →
With two joint venture partners, ISA Group has established a skills testing and training centre in Manila aimed at international businesses that recruit skilled labour from the Philippines. Not deterred… read more →
On Friday, 1 July 2011 DIAC introduced visa application fee increases, new forms and other updates and changes. As our client, ISA know that you are particularly interested in the… read more →
A raft of changes to the 457 visa program come into effect on 14 September. The changes impact existing and future business sponsors of 457 workers. As such, it is… read more →
DIAC updated the priority it is giving to visa applications with effect from 23 September 2009. For more information please see DIAC’s frequently asked questions.
The Department of Immigration announced today that they will not accept applications for the following subclasses after the 7th of May 2010: Skilled Independent Subclass 175 Skilled Sponsored Subclass 176… read more →
More than one major industry within Australia faces the very real prospect of skilled labor shortages, and in both instances industry leaders are looking to skilled immigrants to bridge the… read more →