IMMIGRATION TO AUSTRALIA

Australia is the 6th largest country in the world and 8th most popular migration and 3rd most popular study destination in the world with China and India contributing the most migrants and international students. This page provides brief details About Australia and overview of popular Australian Visas.

ABOUT AUSTRALIA

POPULATION

Australia's population is 24.6 million spread across total area of 7.7 million Km 2 and has one of the lowest population density in the world at 3.2 people per Km 2.

CLIMATE

South-east and south-west have temperate climate while north has tropical climate. Warmest months are December to March and winter is from June to August.

ECONOMY

Australia is one of the most laissez-faire capitalist economies and has a relatively high standard of living with Per Capita GDP of USD 57,000 in 2019.

HOUSING

Australian cities offer a wide range of housing options and house prices vary considerably between cities and within each city.

EDUCATION

School is compulsory for children aged between 5-15 years. Public schooling is free and tertiary education is government funded.

HEALTH CARE

Public Health care provides universal access to free public hospital care and assistance with doctors fees, including specialists fees.

TAXATION

Worldwide income is taxed in Australia. However Australia has double taxation agreements with a number of countries to avoid income being taxed twice.

DRIVING

Australians drive on the left side of the road and you can drive on an International Driving Permit during the 12 month validity period of IDP.

DID YOU KNOW THAT ...

  • 15 Nobel Prize Laureates are from Australia;
  • 16 world heritage listed properties are in Australia;
  • refrigeration, penicillin, ultrasound, flight recorders and word 'selfie' were all invented by Australians;
  • Australia ranks high in world rankings for...
    • safest country for women (ranked 1st);
    • most popular study destination (ranked 2nd);
    • average adult wealth (ranked 3rd);
    • best country to migrate (ranked 4th);
    • quality of life (ranked 5th).

MIGRATION PROGRAM

For the year July 2019 to June 2020, the Permanent Migration Program is set at 160,000 places with:

  • 67.92% places allocated to Skilled Migration (108,682)
  • 30.8% places allocated to Family Migration (57,400)
  • 565 places allocated to Special Eligibility, and
  • 3,485 to Child (uncapped).

AUSTRALIAN VISAS

General Skilled Migration (GSM)

  • Skilled Independent Visa
  • Skilled Nominated Visa
  • Skilled Regional (Provisional) Visa
  • Skilled Independent (New Zealand) Stream

General Skilled Migration (GSM) is points based two-step invitation only permanent residence (PR) visa program for skilled workers ....More

Australian Work Visa

  • Temporary Skill Shortage Visa
  • Employer Nomination Scheme
  • Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme

Australian employer sponsored work visa is for skilled workers who are sponsored by an Australian business ... More

Australia Business Visa

  • Business Innovation Stream
  • Business Investor Stream
  • Significant Investor Stream
  • Premium Investor Stream

If you are an experienced business owner or investor and wish to establish a new business or buy an existing business or invest in Australia ... More

Australia Partner Visa

  • Partner (Provisional) Visa
  • Partner (Migrant) Visa
  • Prospective Marriage Visa
  • New Zealand Citizen Family Relationship Visa

If you are a Spouse or Fiance of or in de facto relationship (including same-sex relationship) with an Australian permanent resident or .... More

Australia Parent Visa

  • Parent Visa
  • Remaining Relative Visa
  • Aged Dependent Relative Visa

Family visas allow relatives of Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and eligible New Zealand citizens settled in Australia to .... More

Resident Return Visa

  • Five Year Resident Return Visa
  • Three Month Resident Return Visa

As a permanent resident, you can live and work indefinitely in Australia. However your permanent resident visa allows you to leave and ... More

SUBMIT VISA ENQUIRY

Contact us if you wish to migrate to Australia or apply for temporary Australian visa. So that we have the necessary basic information for initial assessment of your visa potential, please submit Visa Enquiry Form.