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Australia’s Visa Regime in 2018

After a major shake-up of the visa regime was announced in April 2017, we now have clarification on the new rules and key changes.

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Risk Management: A 400 visa is not a preliminary 457 visa

February 21st, 2018|Categories: Australian Visas & Immigration|Tags: , , , |

A case study Sally comes to Australia on a 400 visa [Temporary Work (Short Stay Specialist) visa] to train local staff on a new system being rolled out across the world. While Sally is here [...]

Signing a Property Lease Before the Visa Comes Through

February 21st, 2018|Categories: Australian Visas & Immigration, Real Estate|Tags: , |

A case study Picture the scene: Geoff and Sally are on a “look-see” visit to Melbourne ahead of their planned relocation. Geoff’s new job is due to start in six weeks. They decide they like Australia [...]

Rising Short-term Accommodation Costs

February 21st, 2018|Categories: Real Estate, Short-term Accommodation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Continuing growth in demand for short-term accommodation has resulted in upward pressure on prices. We have seen increases in recent times averaging at least 10% per year and in some cases considerably more. As a consequence budgets [...]