GLOMO Blog: Immigration Law, Australian Visa Tips & Advice

Skilling Australians Fund to be Implemented “some time his quarter”

If you were thinking of making a TSS employer-sponsored visa application, get your Nomination application in asap, before you have to make the new compulsory contribution of $4,800-$7,200 to the Skilling Australians Fund. The Department of Home Affairs is…in the final stages of preparing for implementation of Skilling Australians Fund (SAF) changes in this quarter of […]

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TSS Service Standard Blows Out

Immigration’s “Service Standards” (ie expected processing time) for TSS visas have just blown out to 57-64 days for the short-term stream, and 55-63 days for the medium-term stream. As the backlog increases, we might expect those service standards to start approaching those of the 457 visa they have replaced, currently at 13-14 months. What Can […]

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GloMo in the News: Global Talent Pilot Scheme

Global Talent pilot scheme starts 1 July 2018. See what our Principal Immigration Lawyer has to say about it in the Australian Financial Review: “The government has seen the light and in high-tech and big business they are placing trust in them,” said Ariel Brott, a founder of Global Mobility Immigration Lawyers in Melbourne. You […]

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TSS Process – How Temporary Skill Shortage Visa Works

The TSS visa program is designed to enable employers to address labour shortages by bringing in genuinely skilled overseas workers where they cannot source an appropriately skilled Australian. It facilitates targeted use of overseas workers to address temporary skill shortages, while ensuring that Australian workers are prioritised.

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Launching the Global Mobility Immigration Lawyers Scholarship 2018

We are happy to announce that we’ve officially launched Global Mobility Immigration Lawyers’ Scholarship program for 2018. It is an annual initiative, open to all students enrolled in a course of secondary, tertiary or post-graduate practical education/training. For interested parties, you can check out more details here: https://glomo.com.au/community/

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Goodbye 457 Visa, Hello TSS Visa

Global Mobility Immigration Lawyers‘ principal lawyer, Ariel Brott, recently spoke at the AHRI International HR Management Network Forum about the TSS Visa (Temporary Skill Shortage Visa), and how it differs from the old 457 Visa. Listen to the Audio:

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