Author Archives: Marial Lewis

Covid-19 Update: Priority Occupation List Expanded

On 22 June 2021, the Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs Alex Hawke MP announced the expansion of the Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL) to include a further 22 occupations bringing the list to a total of 41 occupations. The list is identified based on the support Australia need for its […]

Travelling in and out of Australia During Covid-19

Covid-19 changed who can travel in and out of Australia. This blog will explain the current rules as to who can enter and leave Australia. Who can leave Australia? I am an Australian citizen or a permanent resident? There is a current restriction on Australians leaving Australia. You cannot travel unless you: have an exemption […]

Australia/New Zealand (NZ) Travel Bubble

Travel bubble between Australia and New Zealand Where travellers between the two countries can travel safely to the other country without the need to quarantine nor the need for a travel exemption. This bubble started on 19 April 2021. This arrangement applies to Australian citizens, permanent residents, New Zealand citizens, any foreign nationals as long […]