Australia has always been a great destination for immigrants and there are many reasons why. The residents are friendly, the country’s weather is warm, has wild outback, there are many miles of great beaches and many more.
The country has been very welcoming and open to immigrants but, within the past year, so much of its immigration policies have been revised, especially as regards skilled migrants’ visas. The 457 visa has been replaced with two other stricter work visas and there are only very few professional skills that can now qualify one. Even the retirement visa program no longer accepts new applicants.
And although changes are being made you shouldn’t give up on your dreams of living in Australia just yet. There are still some ways migrants can still get visas and begin their journey to becoming permanent citizens. Some of them include: