Migration (Fees for assessment of qualifications and experience) Instrument (LIN 21/023) 2021

Migration (Fees for assessment of qualifications and experience) Instrument (LIN 21/023) 2021 dated 27 August 2021                [“the Instrument”] specifies the fees for skills assessment applications to Trades Recognition Australia (TRA), including applications for internal review of the assessment, for the purpose of Regulation 5.40 of the Migration Regulations…

Insights into Designated Area Migration Agreements in South Australia

Designated Area Migration Agreements (DAMAs) are formal agreements between the Australian Government, represented by the Department of Home Affairs, and the State or Territory Governments, known as the Head Agreement, to supplement the workforce strategies of States, Territories and regions, to support employers in designated areas and help them adjust to changing economic conditions. DAMA…

Significant changes to Designated Area Migration Agreements (DAMAs) in South Australia

On 29 October 2020, Skilled & Business Migration (South Australia) has announced changes to two of its Designated Area Migration Agreements (DAMAs) with the Australian Government, namely, Adelaide Technology and Innovation Advancement Agreement, and South Australian Regional Workforce Agreement. The Commonwealth Government has agreed to significant changes after the annual review, including: New occupations are…