457 Visa Changes – What you need to know

In a sudden announcement yesterday, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced that the Government will abolish the Subclass 457 Temporary Skilled Work visa and replace it with a new work visa that tightens controls of temporary skilled migration. The changes are aimed at improving the integrity of the visa system and putting Australians first.

What do these changes mean for your business, and what do you need to think about right now to respond to these changes? (more…)

Government visa changes a disaster for innovation agenda and startup community

The Australian Governments changes to the skilled visa policy are a disaster for Australias startup community, stopping small innovative firms from overcoming yawning skills shortages, an industry group said today. (more…)