Update for 457 Business Sponsorship Program

Update for 457 Business Sponsorship Program

The Australian Government has announced that they will implement changes to the 457 program before the end of the 2015-16 program year. Some of the changes include:

- Simplifying the training requirement for employers
- Making the English language requirement more flexible for visa applicants
- Streamlining applications for permanent residence for 457 holders
- Reviewing the minimum salary level requirement for 457 sponsorship
- Strengthening Employer Compliance