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Australia is Increasing Regional Migration Intake - More Reasons to apply Regional Visa in Australia

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 12, Nov 2019

visas default image Australian government has announced to raise the Regional visa intake to relieve the burden on big cities and meet the labour market demands of the regional parts of the country. At now, massive immigration influx to the big cities has become a headache for the government. Hence, the government is making all out efforts to encourage the migration to regional parts of the country.

Regional Visa intake to be increased by 2,000 visa places

The Morrison Government has announced to raise the regional migration intake by 2,000 visa places. Hence, the new annual immigration target to regional parts will be 25,000 visa places. This allocation will be from the overall annual immigration intake only announced by the government, i.e. 160,000.

At now, one third of Australia's population is born overseas as per Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), however, population growth is huge in the big cities in last couple of year, compared to the regional parts of the country. Thanks to massive immigration influx, Australia has one of the highest population growth rate in the OECD. However, this growth is not evenly distributed across the country and big cities, i.e. Sydney, Brisbane and Perth are densely populated.

Also read-New Regional Visas of Australia to start on 16th November- Find out the Key Benefits

Regional Australia need skilled workers

The regions of the land down under need skilled and talented people to fill the thousands of job vacancies across various regional areas. As per a report, Queensland only has the job vacancies just under 15k. Hence, if you are planning to immigrate to Australia, applying for a regional visa is the perfect pathways for you at now.

Australia has recently launched two new visa categories, i.e. Subclass 491 and Subclass 494 visa with additional benefits for the applicants. Both these visas will take effect from November 16, 2019. Both these visas will replace two existing and popular visas, i.e. skilled regional Subclass 489 visa and Subclass 187 visa.

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Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

He has been creating the Immigration Content, i.e. Blogs, Articles, social media, videos, etc. for more than 5 years now.


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