Monthly Archives: April 2017

Turnbull Government Abruptly Ends 457 Visa Program

The Australian government has announced that it will adopt an “Australians first” approach to our skilled migration program, by ending the increasingly-politicized 457 visa program. The Temporary Work (Skilled) (Subclass 457) visa scheme will be replaced by the introduction of the new Temporary Skill Shortage (TSS) visa. The government will begin implementing the reforms immediately,… Read More