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The New World Immigration Blog provides you with a platform to conveniently gain access to recent news and insightful advice with relation to visa application and immigration information. This blog aims to provide useful content for anyone or business company interested in immigrating to South Africa or Australia. Be open to use this space to comment and share your thoughts on uploaded posts.

Looking for a Job in Australia? Why you MUST have a Skills Assessment in place before

31 May 2019 | Carlos

In short, having a Skills Assessment done prior to you looking for work abroad means you are putting yourself miles ahead of candidates who have not gotten this step done. Having it done in advance saves you and your prospective employer a lot of time and frustration. Statistics show that 98% of applications made to prospective employers in Australia WITHOUT skills assessments are met with rejections.


I’m Emigrating to Australia, Do I Need a Skills Assessment?

07 June 2019 | Carlos

Yes, you do and it is best not to waste any time starting the process! Obtaining a suitable skills assessment is mandatory for most visas and may be requested for others; we suggest that all our clients have it done as a valid skills assessment will give any job or visa applicant a massive edge over someone who hasn’t started the process yet. In fact we encourage clients to arrange their skills assessment even before submitting their Expression of Interest (EOI).


Do I need a Skills Assessment if I am applying for Canadian immigration?

19 June 2019 | Carlos

If you are planning on immigrating to Canada you will need to have a proper Skills Assessment done. Canada employs a point-based immigration system – the more points you have the better your chances of being invited to apply for Canadian Permanent Residency. One way of making sure you get those valuable points is by making sure your qualification is recognized and accredited in Canada. The only way to do this is by having a formal Skill Assessment done.