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Australia – Changes to skilled visa programs

A number of changes to temporary and permanent skilled migration programs, including the Temporary Work (Skilled) visa (subclass 457) program, were implemented on 1 July 2017. A summary of these changes is provided below.

These changes form part of a package of reforms to the subclass 457 visa program announced on 18 April 2017, see:  Abolition and replacement of the 457 visa – Government reforms to employer sponsored skilled migration visas.


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