Monthly Archives: June 2012

Skilled migration seminar in Mareeba

Mareeba entranceImmigration outreach officers will visit Mareeba on June 28 to discuss upcoming significant reforms to the skilled migration program and to provide information on Australia‚Äôs seasonal worker program. The seasonal worker program supports low skilled seasonal work for horticulture and other selected sectors. The changes to the skilled migration program being introduced on July 1 include a new online service connecting Australian employers with potential skilled migrants and streamlining of the pathway to permanent residence for people already working in Australia on temporary skilled 457 visas. Read more »