Monthly Archives: March 2015

The end of commission for Training Benchmark A?

The Department of Immigration has informed stakeholders of a change to the policy guidance relating to industry training funds.No Commission can be paid from Training Benchmark A contributions and Training Benchmark A contributions cannot be made to TAFEs and Universities if there is a statutory Industry Training Fund operative   This is due to an…
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THE 457 VISA PROGRAMME RECOMMENDATIONS

The Migration and Education Alliance of Australia welcomes the Australian Government's response to the recommendations made by an independent review into maintaining the integrity of the subclass 457 visa programme.   The review chaired by Mr John Azarias was commissioned in 2014 and the panel was tasked with examining compliance within the 457 programme by…
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