South Australia State Sponsorship News

High points and chain migration exclusions

Effective immediately the following occupations on the Supplementary Skilled List are no longer available for high points or chain migration nomination:

Frequently Asked Question


I have been granted a Permanent Residency visa because I was nominated by a State (State sponsored subclass 190 visa). Can I live in a different state within 2 years?


New 5 year temporary visas for Parents

temp visa for parentsAnnounced today: New 5 year temporary visas for Parents

Assistant Immigration Minister Alex Hawke announced the government’s plans of implementing a new 5 year temporary visa for aged parents of Australian citizens and permanent residents. This visa is set to take effect from 1 July 2017

HOAX/SCAM suggesting visa-free options

fake visa hoax alertHOAX ALERT! The Embassy is aware of a hoax/scam suggesting that visa-free options for Filipino nationals will be available from January 2017. This is a scam and potential travellers to Australia must have a valid Australian visa. If you intend to travel to Australia for any length of time please contact Seek Migration

Filipino Fiesta

Filipino Fiesta 2016