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New UK Visa Services Carman and Associates are pleased to announce the latest addition to our ever-expanding portfolio of global mobility solutions. Under our  new business entity ‘Global Mobility Hub UK Limited’, Carman and Associates are now fully regulated in the UK to provide immigration advice and...

Australian Government launches “innovation” visa Written by Emily Yanzhi Liu The 12-month pilot of the government’s Global Talent Scheme (GTS) visa program has commenced on 1 July 2018. The GTS program is intended to target highly skilled and specialised workers and has two streams: One for established businesses...

Chris Carman, our Global Mobility Strategist and Principal Consultant, was invited to address representatives of the health industry in Western Australia last Tuesday to discuss recent changes to the temporary work visa programs and the impact this will have on the health industry in Australia. The...

Exemptions for Labour Market Testing (LMT) Written by Lucy Barry Labour Market Testing (LMT) is mandatory component of all nomination applications submitted under the TSS visa program. Approved sponsors need to provide evidence that there is no suitably qualified and experienced Australian Citizen or permanent resident readily available...

From 12 August 2018, the department has made changes to Labour Market Testing (LMT) requirements which applies to any 457 or TSS nomination transfer or application. Advertising of all proposed nominated positions became mandatory by the Department earlier in the year to ensure that Australian’s are...

New Australian visa for global talent The Department of Home Affairs have introduced a pilot Global Talent visa offering Australian businesses the opportunity to sponsor skilled overseas workers for up to 4 years. The Global Talent Scheme (GTS) allows established Australian businesses or technology start ups  to ...