Australian Immigration Overseas Students Inflation Skilled Workers and Workers’ Rights
And he said the government should grandfather international students who had been caught up by changes to the skilled occupations list and were now on 18-month bridging visas.
New immigration booklet for workers launched. A new information booklet has been launched that will assist workers from overseas to know about their rights and help reduce the incidence of exploitation in the workplace. The booklet, produced by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC), is unique in that it is the first time the department has produced a publication specifically for workers.
Entitled Your rights and obligations – immigration facts for workers, the booklet covers basic protections and entitlements, work rights, visa choices, employer obligations and using a migration agent.