"Everything to help you enjoy life in Australia, right from day one!" You want to move to Australia, but you're not sure how to get the right visa, find work and where to live once you've arrived. This up-to-date book tells you everything you'll need to know to settle successfully into your new life 'down under'. It not only covers visas, finding work and where to live, but also deals with health care, education, and such pontentially difficult issues as self-employment and retirement.
Contents: Preface; Map of Australia; Part One - Australia past and present; 1. Introducing Australia; 2. Australia Today; Part Two - Entry into Australia; 3. Staying in Australia Temporarily; 4. Staying in Australia Permanently; 5. Family Categories; 6. Employer-sponsored Migration; 7. Provisional Visas; 8. Visas through Business; 9. Child Migration; 10. Other family migration; Part Three - Living in Australia; 11. Employment; 12. Starting a Business; 13. Transport; 14. Education in Australia; 15. Housing; 16. Healthcare; 17. Banking and Financial Planning; 18. Moving to Australia; 19. Arriving in Australia; 20. Lifestyle; 21. Useful Information; 22. Useful Contacts; Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Index.
Author Biography: Mathew Collins is Managing Partner of the International Visa Consultancy, Ambler Collins, based in London. He has many years' experience assisting individuals, families and companies in preparing and processing successful visa applications for Australia. Marry Neilson is a journalist with specialist experience in dealing with property throughout Australia and New Zealand.