Education Embassy Brisbane: The Australian immigration department has issued a document that holds detailed information about Australia’s Immigration and Citizenship Program. It also outlines the changes which have taken place in the last two decades as far as the immigration laws are concerned. The document is also available on the internet in the form of a pdf file that can be downloaded. Whosoever wants to know the immigration laws in detail can refer to it. Migration Agents in Brisbane specify that the document holds information about various categories under which the applicants can apply for a visa. Immigration Immigration has been a part of Australian history. The nation had a population of 7 million people after the Second World War. However, it has grown to a figure of 25 million people in 2019. The Immigration Program has played an important role in making the nation a strong economy and a peaceful and welcoming place to live in. The nation is considered as one of the most favorable destinations for migration, given the warm nature of the locals and the welcoming attitude of the nationals. Visa categories The people who want to visit or settle down in Australia can apply under various visa categories. For short visits, there are short term visa options that provide a visa for some months. On the other hand, other visa options let you conduct business, live and work in Australia or stay with your children if they are working there. Temporary residence visa This visa lets the applicant stay for a period of up to 6 months, depending on his circumstances. This visa can’t be extended. Cost It costs around AUD310 if everything is under normal circumstances. Processing times The processing time spans from 17 -23 days. Facilities of the visa With this visa, you can work in a highly specialized job or render a contribution to an ongoing activity. You are eligible if You have highly specialized skills or knowledge which is hard to find in Australia. Limitations You will be allowed to do only do the work or activities for which your visa was granted. Work visa Australian temporary work visas categories like 482 work visa and working holidaymaker subclass 417 visa are quite a hit among the people who wish to migrate to Australia. 482 work visa: This visa provides employment opportunities for skilled workers seeking short term employment in Australia for. These visas require workers’ sponsorship by the employer. Working holiday visa (subclass 417): It is a particularly popular option for young people who want to earn and indulge in leisure at the same time. It allows people from the age of 18-30 to have an extended holiday in Australia while they support themselves by working. There are many other categories like parent visa, spouse visa, etc. which have not been discussed in detail in this article.