Immigrate to Australia | Work Visa | Business Visa | Entrepreneur Visa

Major and minor changes to the 457s and ENS


Major and minor changes to the 457s and ENS

We specialize in Robust Software Solutions

On Saturday 18 April 2015 the Federal Government announced a number of major and minor changes to the sponsored visa stream which affects employers across a range of industries.

The changes include:

  • approved sponsors now have 28 calendar days to notify the department of a prescribed event  relating to a sponsored person compared to 10 days previously.
  • the annual earnings threshold for ENS is AUD 180,000.
  • the TSMIT is set at AUD 53,900.
  • slight easing of English language requirements for 457 visa applicants.
  • various changes to other visa categories including sc400, sc461.

For additional details email; April 2015

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.