Immigration
Home Affairs delays visa processing while applications drop

Home Affairs’ resources allocation is fundamentally flawed and with a reduction in visa lodge ...  
Agriculture Visas: Modern slavery continues

The Morrison Government is now committed to introducing a dedicated Agriculture Visa from the end ...  
Border Force Commissioner's decisions are above the law

Travel exemption decisions are based on the personal opinion of the ABF Commissioner with no ...  
Government approved visas against migration laws

The DHA approved work visas illegally for Hong Kong passport holders in August 2020, misleading ...  
Home Affairs: Making money while migrants miss out

Our Government has been making money out of the pandemic — charging fees for visas to companies ...  
Undoing Dutton’s worst skilled migration policy mistakes is not enough

A report on skilled migration proposes the Government undo some of Peter Dutton’s worst skilled ...  
Mike Pezzullo has something to hide

A document prepared by Mike Pezzullo for the new Home Affairs Minister has managed to avoid ...  
Immigration not to blame for sluggish wages growth

Reserve Bank Governor, Philip Lowe, has triggered a massive but largely over-simplified debate on ...  
Federal Government's 'Intergenerational Report' based on a fallacy

On 28 June, the fifth 'Intergenerational Report' (IGR) was finally released.  
The Morrison Government's three big furphies on the Biloela family

On 19 June 2021, rallies were held around the country in support of the Biloela family. Below is ...  
The abuse of the Biloela family sinks to a new low

Despite mass public support for the Murugappan family to return to Biloela, the Morrison Govern ...  
Grattan Institute's first report on skilled permanent migration like the curate's egg

The Grattan Institute has released its first report on permanent migration, making six recommen ...  
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EDITORIAL: India latest front in Morrison Government's war on Australians

The Morrison Government is at war with its own people.   
ABUL RIZVI: Visa processing paralysis

Numbers of temporary visa applications, both educational and vocational, are rapidly declining as ...  
English test changes work against Partner visa applicants in violent relationships

New requirements for the English language test will make it more difficult for visa applicants in ...  
Treasury’s latest population projections seem hard to believe

While the Treasury’s December 2020 population forecasts seem unrealistic, they're still more ...  
The folly of the Global Talent Independent visa

A recently developed visa program bears more drawbacks than its government sales pitch would ...  
The political and economic effects of COVID-19 on immigrant communities

Australia's immigration industry was profoundly affected by the pandemic along with life for ...  

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