ranks highly in many international comparisons of national performance, such as quality of life, health, education and economic freedom. Australia is a developed country and one of the wealthiest in the world, with the world’s 12th-largest economy. In 2012 Australia had the world’s fifth-highest per capita income. All of Australia’s major cities fare well in global comparative livability surveys; Melbourne reached first place on The Economist’s 2011 and 2012 world’s most livable cities lists.
Visa The General Skilled Migration program allows individuals to live and work in Australia, where there are significant skilled labor shortages.
The Investor Visa allows for a 4 years provisional to be granted, after which time a permanent visa can be applied for once investment criteria has been met.
Business Skills visas are designed for individuals who want to establish, manage or develop a new or existing business in Australia.
Partner visas are available for individuals wanting to marry or join their eligible spouse, de-facto or fiance in Australia for a period of 9 months, 2 years or Permanent.
The Overseas Student Program (OSP) allows people to further their education by participating in formal study or vocational training in Australia.
Parent visas allow parents of Australian citizens, permanent residents or eligible New Zealand citizens to stay with their child in Australia