Medium and Long Term Strategic Skills List – January 2018

As mentioned in an earlier article, the skilled occupation lists went through changes on January 17 2018. The new Medium and Long Term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) as of January 2018 can be seen below. Occupation ANZSCO code horse breeder 121316 construction project manager 133111 project builder 133112 engineering manager 133211 child care centre [...]

By | 2018-01-27T10:54:35+00:00 January 27th, 2018|Featured, Migration, Work|0 Comments

Australian Permanent Residency vs. Work Permit

In most parts of Southeast Asia and in fact around the world, a ‘work permit’ is a common short term visa that allows you to live and work in a specific country with certain conditions. However in the case of Australia it’s not quite so straightforward. Due to their relative isolation from the rest [...]

By | 2018-01-09T09:37:52+00:00 January 6th, 2018|Featured, Work|0 Comments

Finding a Job in Australia

It’s common knowledge that Australian employers want candidates to have Australian work rights. They want you to have work rights so that they don’t have to act as sponsors which is what they would have to do if your visa does not entitle you to work in Australia. Many of our readers here are going to [...]

By | 2017-08-03T09:10:59+00:00 July 10th, 2014|Work|0 Comments


What is it like? The first thing expatriates in Australia will notice is the down-to-earth approach to business. Australian businesses tend to value fairness and efficiency in the workplace, as well as a healthy work-life balance above all else. All of these make time spent working abroad in Australia a pleasant experience for many expats [...]

By | 2017-07-04T19:19:12+00:00 August 21st, 2013|Work|0 Comments