457 work visa

BREAKING NEWS: 457 visa to be abolished

No more 457 visa for foreign workers in Australia! Today, 18 April 2017, the Australian Government has announced to abolish the Temporary Work (Skilled) visa (Subclass 457). The Australian Prime Minister, Mr Malcolm Turnbull, advised: “We are putting jobs first and we’re putting Australians first by abolishing 457 visas. We will no longer allow 457…

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457 visa occupations list to be cut!

Over the weekend, the Australian Government announced they will be cutting jobs from the occupations list for 457 visa applicants.  The Temporary Work (Skilled) visa (subclass 457)  allows overseas workers and their families to stay in Australia for up to four years through sponsorship by an employer to fill specific positions Australian workers can’t. The list…

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