2021-22 Australian Migration Program Planning Levels

2021-22 Migration program planning levels.

The 2021-22 Migration Program planning level has been confirmed  to remain at 160,000.  Subject to any further COVID changes that may affect any previous or current decisions.

160,000 permanent migration places have again been allocated for the years 2021-22 and 2022-23.

It has been mentioned … Read the rest

2020-21 Migration Program Outcomes.

2020-21 Migration Program Outcomes.

The 2020-21 Australian Immigration program (1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021) was originally set with the total places available being capped at a ceiling of 160,000 for the year.

The final number of grants eventually came out at 160,052, with 79,620 from the skilled stream, … Read the rest

Parents to become Immediate Family

Parents will be Immediate Family.

The immigration definition of ‘immediate family’ is to be expanded to include the parents of Australian residents and citizens.

More information to be provided from 1st November 2021. covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/immediate-family-australian-citizens-or-permanent-residents-or-new-zealand-citizens-usually-resident-australia#toc-1

Extract from the PMs Media Release.

National Security Committee earlier this week, where we considered these Read the rest