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Forum: Australia
Feb 13th 2020, 5:35 am
Forum: Australia
Feb 13th 2020, 5:32 am
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By verystormy

Re: I want to move to Australia

Well, if you are happy to leave your partner, then of course you can. But, be aware the visa is likely to take about 8 years. It is going to cost in the tens of thousands.
Forum: Australia
Feb 13th 2020, 5:29 am
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By verystormy

Re: Steps for plumber moving to Melbourne - please help!

Will just add a couple of things.

1. The requirements for obtaining a state license vary by state, but generally, he will need to work supervised for about a year. A bit like an advanced...
Feb 6th 2020, 6:08 am
Replies: 8
Views: 491
Posted By verystormy

Re: SKILLS ASSESSMENT help????

You would need to speak to an agent to see if you can get the experience counted via RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning)
Jan 29th 2020, 5:36 am
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By verystormy

Re: Visa Help

First,sponsored visas require you to be appropriately qualified AND experienced. This means showing three years experience in most cases.

Second, yes, you can get a working holiday visa. But it...
Forum: Australia
Jan 12th 2020, 6:47 am
Replies: 3
Views: 587
Posted By verystormy

Re: UK to Aus Electrical Maintenace Tech - Help please

I would run your case past a good registered migration agent to see what the best stratergy would be.
Forum: Australia
Jan 5th 2020, 6:52 am
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By verystormy

Re: Car loan / lease on 482 TSS

Yes, you should be able to get credit for a car, though you will probably need to wait for several months. The terms will normally limit the repayment period to several months before your visa...
Forum: Australia
Jan 4th 2020, 6:43 am
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By verystormy

Re: ACA Skill Assessment

If you are claiming points for English, then you need to prove it via taking a relevant English exam such as ILETS. Being a native English speaker does not gauruntee scoring the maximum.

To claim...
Dec 14th 2019, 7:15 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,831
Posted By verystormy

Forum: Australia
Nov 19th 2019, 5:19 am
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By verystormy

Re: Seeking site engineer job - Brisbane

It is somewhat different now as previously companies would have in mind they might sponsor down the track. Today, far fewer companies are willing to sponsor as sponsoring costs have increased...
Nov 9th 2019, 7:35 am
Replies: 927
Views: 115,422
Posted By verystormy

Re: Best relocation areas in the UK?

This event is extremely unusual. It was caused by a freak / extreme weather event in which a years rain fell in under 24 hours.

There are a couple of small towns and villagers that are known for...
Forum: Australia
Nov 6th 2019, 5:35 am
Replies: 4
Views: 596
Posted By verystormy

Re: Electrical Companies in Oz that sponsor TSS 482

I would say the route you have taken is not particularly sensible.

Getting sponsored red is not easy. Not only does the occupation have to be eligible, but the position and the company. That is...
Nov 1st 2019, 6:47 am
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By verystormy

Re: How did you get sponsored?

Also, even if you do struggle with points for a 189, have you checked if any states are sponsoring? State sponsorship is exempt from the same points competition as a 189 and perfectly possible for an...
Oct 21st 2019, 6:24 am
Replies: 1
Views: 442
Posted By verystormy

Re: Confused with visa categories advice needed please

To be honest, I think you will struggle to qualify for a visa. But, it may be worth speaking to a good registered migration agent. Many of the good ones such as Go Matilda will do an initial...
Oct 12th 2019, 5:40 am
Replies: 12
Views: 821
Posted By verystormy

Re: Accompanying spouse on sponsored temporary work permit

If it is a 482 visa, then I believe the requirement of period of living together is only six months.
Oct 10th 2019, 5:33 am
Replies: 2
Views: 495
Posted By verystormy

Re: Repatriating from Aus, to start a family!

You are covered by the NHS the moment you arrive back. You will just need to register with a GP.

No no real effect on tax. It just starts again.
Oct 4th 2019, 5:29 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,233
Posted By verystormy

Re: 489 Skilled Provisional Visa

Very few employers will consider applicants that are overseas. You need to make the move. Hence when people get general advice on migrating, it is recommended that they budget for having no income...
Oct 3rd 2019, 5:52 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,233
Posted By verystormy

Re: 489 Skilled Provisional Visa

Have you actually made the move to Tasmania and being living there?
Oct 1st 2019, 5:23 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,001
Posted By verystormy

Re: Sending things back to the Uk

We used move cube when returning from Australia and found them fantastic. IT is also surprising how much you can fit in. Far more than we expected.
Forum: Australia
Oct 1st 2019, 5:20 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,200
Posted By verystormy

Re: Advice on areas etc

I will just add two bits.

Points. Points are key as it is effectively a competition, with the higher points applicants getting invited. That means that at the moment, the technical requirement is...
Forum: Australia
Sep 27th 2019, 5:35 am
Replies: 2
Views: 1,000
Posted By verystormy

Re: Preparing for the big move!

When did you obtain the 176?
Sep 17th 2019, 6:46 am
Replies: 6
Views: 750
Posted By verystormy

Re: Renting in London with 4 legged friends.

We moved to near London - Windsor, though also looked at properties in Richmond and Ascot. All very desirable areas and still had plenty of choice.
Sep 17th 2019, 6:43 am
Replies: 1
Views: 755
Posted By verystormy

Re: Scottish Lawyer to Australia - which state?

I have never heard of any state being easier than another. You submit your legal qualification details, including transcripts to the state legal governing body. They assess which areas you will need...
Forum: Australia
Sep 11th 2019, 5:32 am
Replies: 1
Views: 912
Posted By verystormy

Re: NZer living in U.K. but looking to move to Perth.

You would need to redo the tests completely. HGV licenses are not transferable
Forum: Australia
Sep 4th 2019, 7:12 am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,286
Posted By verystormy

Re: Perth Expats working in IT wanted!

What visa were you on when you were last in Australia? This is important as it may give better options.

Second, the IT market is Perth is very small. Most IT jobs are in Sydney and Melbourne. Even...
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