New points test for skilled migrants effective 1 July 2011

On 1 July 2011 a new points test for skilled migrants will come into effect.
For further details, click here

 

Annual update of Skilled Occupation List effective 1 July 2011

The Skilled Occupation List (SOL) will change from 1 July 2011. There will be 13 occupations added and four occupations removed.
For further details, click here

 

Source: www.immi.gov.au

Updated On: 6 June 2011

 

"Choosing the right migration consultant is difficult.  I consulted with many Migration Agents, but Opal Consulting impressed me a lot.  I applied for a visa for my husband, which was rejected.  After some time my friends suggested that I try "Opal Consulting".  I was amazed with their professionalism and the way they arranged my documents. They kept me up to date throughout the whole process.  We got the visa after 3 months. Yeah!  Finally I was so happy to see my husband after 3 years and with hard struggle."

Regina Shrestha

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