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    UK student visas: Here's how you can get one
    Feb 22, 2018  |  by John Dunn
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    The NHS vs Medicare: Which is better?
    Jan 30, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • airport-waiting-takeoff-plane
    5 pro tips for surviving your long-haul flight
    Dec 19, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
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    How long it will take to qualify for ILR in 2018
    Nov 23, 2017  |  by John Dunn
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    Getting married in the UK? You may need a Marriage Visitor visa
    Nov 21, 2017  |  by John Dunn
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    When are my shipped goods going to arrive?
    Oct 31, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
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    The financial requirement for your UK working holiday visa has changed
    Oct 25, 2017  |  by Sam Hopwood
  • pounds-and-coins-on-flag
    Which public funds are available to immigrants in the UK?
    Oct 13, 2017  |  by John Dunn
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    Tired of the city? Regional Australia is hiring skilled workers from around the world
    Sep 26, 2017  |  by Sam Hopwood
  • man-on-carousal
    Don’t leave the airport without it: 6 tips to ensure you hold on to your luggage
    Sep 22, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
 
 
  • National health service

    Get world-class medical care in the UK: The immigration health surcharge

    by 1st Contact | Dec 22, 2016
    The National Health Service (NHS) provides free basic medical care to UK and EU citizens as well as UK visa holders. If you need a visa to travel to the UK, you may need to pay the immigration health surcharge to get access to the service.
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    South Australia is one of the top five regions in the world to visit

    by 1st Contact | Nov 29, 2016
    Australia is a great place to live. Just last year it was ranked by the UN as the second best country in the world for its quality of life. While economic hubs like Sydney and Melbourne are usually the first places people think to relocate, Southern Australia can’t be ignored. Untouched, crowd-free beaches stretching across the coastline and vast outback landscapes wait to be explored. It’s no wonder it was named the number five must-see region for 2017 by Lonely Planet.
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    Australian immigration checklist: An 8 week countdown

    by Sam Hopwood | Nov 25, 2016
    You’ve got your visa sorted and now you’re making final arrangements before your move to Australia. Moving your entire life overseas can feel overwhelming at times. We want to make the transition as easy as possible for you. Our checklist will ensure that you don’t forget anything when preparing to make your big move Down Under.
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  • Indefinite leave to remain

    Indefinite leave to remain for dummies

    by John Dunn | Nov 23, 2016
    If you’ve been living and working in the UK for a few years you may be keen to make it official and become a citizen. Before you can do this, you will first need to attain indefinite leave to remain (ILR). This process can be tricky due to the complex nature of immigration laws and the variety of visas people can hold. This quick guide will get you started.
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    Let’s get South Africa on the UK visa-free list

    by John Dunn | Nov 11, 2016
    Applying for visas: Nobody likes to do it, but as a South African travelling to the UK on holiday, or for business, you accept it as part of your life. Well that could be about to change. The Royal Commonwealth Society, together with business leaders, British politicians and South African citizens are petitioning the UK government to re-instate South Africa’s visa-free status. You can add your voice to this call.
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    No new UK visa deal for Australians

    by Sam Hopwood | Nov 10, 2016
    UK Home Secretary, Amber Rudd has put an end to speculation, stating that there will be no special visa deal for Australians wanting to come to the UK after Brexit.
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    English universities to be ranked gold, silver and bronze

    by John Dunn | Nov 09, 2016
    The UK’s Teaching Excellence Framework’s (TEF) new ranking system will soon enable students in England to choose universities based on teaching quality. Universities will be categorised as either gold, silver or bronze from the middle of 2017.
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  • Must-have apps

    Must-have apps for life in Australia

    by 1st Contact | Nov 09, 2016
    Keen to start a life in Australia? There’s an app for that. With over 26% of the population born overseas, it’s not surprising that there are more than a few apps to help you live like a local. We take a look at a few of the best.
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    UK Tier 2 visas: Changes underway

    by John Dunn | Oct 31, 2016
    The Tier 2 visa is one of the most popular immigration routes for nationals from outside of the European Economic Area (EEA) to live and work in the UK. The UK’s Home Office has recently revealed their planned changes to this category.
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    Life after graduation: Switching from your Tier 4 student visa

    by John Dunn | Oct 28, 2016
    You’ve completed your university courses, but you’re not quite ready to leave the UK. Not to worry, there are a few visa options available to help you stay in the country.
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  • students-graduating
    UK student visas: Here's how you can get one
    Feb 22, 2018  |  by John Dunn
  • medical-cross-and-heart
    The NHS vs Medicare: Which is better?
    Jan 30, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • airport-waiting-takeoff-plane
    5 pro tips for surviving your long-haul flight
    Dec 19, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • big-ben-on-union-jack
    How long it will take to qualify for ILR in 2018
    Nov 23, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • couple-marriage
    Getting married in the UK? You may need a Marriage Visitor visa
    Nov 21, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • container-ship-at-sea
    When are my shipped goods going to arrive?
    Oct 31, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • london-skyline
    The financial requirement for your UK working holiday visa has changed
    Oct 25, 2017  |  by Sam Hopwood
  • pounds-and-coins-on-flag
    Which public funds are available to immigrants in the UK?
    Oct 13, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • kangaroo-sunset-australia
    Tired of the city? Regional Australia is hiring skilled workers from around the world
    Sep 26, 2017  |  by Sam Hopwood
  • man-on-carousal
    Don’t leave the airport without it: 6 tips to ensure you hold on to your luggage
    Sep 22, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
 
 

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