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…

Error in Compilation of Migration (LIN 18/036: Period, manner and evidence of labour market testing) Instrument 2018

Migration (LIN 18/036: Period, manner and evidence of labour market testing) Instrument 2018, as amended by Migration (LIN 20/156: Jobactive – Period, manner and evidence of labour market testing) Amendment Instrument 2020 dated 31 August 2020 to include additional requirement for undertaking labour market testing (LMT) for various employer sponsored visas, was compiled and registered…

Compilation of Migration (LIN 18/036: Period, manner and evidence of labour market testing) Instrument 2018

Migration (LIN 18/036: Period, manner and evidence of labour market testing) Instrument 2018, as amended by Migration (LIN 20/156: Jobactive – Period, manner and evidence of labour market testing) Amendment Instrument 2020 dated 31 August 2020 to include additional requirement for undertaking labour market testing (LMT) for various employer sponsored visas, has been compiled and…

Migration (LIN 20/156: Jobactive – Period, manner and evidence of labour market testing) Amendment Instrument 2020

Migration (LIN 20/156: Jobactive – Period, manner and evidence of labour market testing) Amendment Instrument 2020 dated 31 August 2020 [“the Instrument”] proposed to amend Migration (LIN 18/036: Period, manner and evidence of labour market testing) Instrument 2018 to include additional requirement for undertaking labour market testing (LMT) for various employer sponsored visas. According to…