SHORT TERM SKILLED OCCUPATION LIST – STSOL (2017-18)

The Consolidated Sponsored Occupation List (CSOL) is now been changed to the new Short-term Skilled Occupations List (STSOL) and will be updated on every six months depending the Department of Employment’s advice. The Consolidated Sponsored Occupation List (CSOL) will also be renamed as the new Short-term Skilled Occupations List (STSOL)…continue reading →

AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT ABOLISHING 457 VISAS

The Government will replace skilled 457 visas with a new category to give Australians priority for Australian jobs, Malcolm Turnbull said in a shock announcement on Tuesday. Turnbull used Facebook to announce the policy, which he said would “put jobs first” and “Australians first”, signalling a reduction in the occupations…continue reading →