Current travel ban
From 9pm 20 March 2020, only Australian citizens and permanent residents, New Zealand citizens who are usual residents in Australia and their immediate family members CAN travel to Australia.
Temporary visa holders in Australia
Under the current immigration policy:
Employers should be aware that there are other options available to their sponsored 457/TSS employees to remain in Australia and gain permanent residency subject to eligibility:
Temporary visa holders outside Australia
Any temporary visa holder (including 457/TSS visa holder) who is currently outside Australia will not be permitted to enter into Australia, UNLESS:
Please contact us for a merits and eligibility assessment in relation to your visa holders currently insider or outside Australia.
We can also advise you on updated travel ban or restrictions, and on compliance issues such as sponsor obligations under the COVID-19 situation and other associated matters.