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Explore the New World Immigration blog to gain valuable information about immigration and visa application to Australia. Whether looking for greater job opportunities or wanting to experience the Australian way of life, with New World Immigration offering professional advice and guidance immigration can be a swift and simplified process.       

Aussie visa price increases came into effect this week

02 July 2019 | Carlos

Every year on the 1st of July the Australian government announces changes in their Visa Application Charges (VACs). This year is no different and visa applicants can expect to pay around 7.75 per cent more for most visa starting Monday, 1st July 2019. Making the decision to immigrate and applying for a visa can be a drawn out process. For this reason we suggest that if you are planning on obtaining an Australian visa you start the paperwork as soon as possible to avoid next year’s increase.


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.


South Africans under Top-10 most successful Australian visa applicants

09 May 2019 | Carlos

New data shows that migrants from South Africa are some of the most successful Australian visa applicants. In fact South Africa placed 8th on the rankings of countries for migrants entering Australia. Statistic data compiled by the Australian Bureau of Statistics support this finding. We looked at the profile of the typical South African migrant in Australia, and we must admit, it’s no wonder Saffas, as South Africans are affectionately known in Australia, are so popular.


Australian Visas: You have new options!

06 May 2019 | Carlos

In November 2019 skilled professionals interested in immigrating to Australia will have access to two additional visas. These visas are designed to address the skills shortage currently experienced in regional Australia. What’s very exciting is that both these visa will enjoy preference processing which means your Aussie dream could be realized sooner than you thought!


Tradesmen are now among the highest earners in Australia

25 April 2019 | Carlos

A lack of available qualified and experienced tradesmen has meant that tradesmen are now officially the most employable of all professional occupations in Australia. Tradesmen, being in such high demand, command excellent fees and are in some cases now officially out earning doctors in Australia.