Immigration & Migration

 

Department of Immigration and Citizenship

This site has information for people who want to visit, work, study or live in Australia.

 

Refugees and Humanitarian Program

This page includes information about Australia’s Humanitarian Program including the asylum or protection component and resettlement.

 

Migration Agents Registration Authority (MARA)

The registration authority which regulates all Registered Migration Agents in Australia

 

Migration Institute of Australia (MIA)

The institute which represents the migration agents profession in Australia.


English and Translating

 

Australian Education International (AEI)

Information for students and the industry.

 

Translating and Interpreting Service

This page describes the services of TIS National. This includes a translating or interpreting service for Australians who do not speak English. Some services are free for certain individuals and groups.

 

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

All you want to know about the International English Language Testing System.

 

NAATI

This organisation provides a directory of accredited and recognised translators and interpreters. It also provides a list of approved translating and interpreting courses in Australia.


 Australian Government

 

Australian Customs and Border Protection Service

Advice on Australian Customs, imports, quarantine, etc

 

Australian Taxation Office

 

Centrelink

This website includes information about Social Security, Assurance of Support and other government programs.

 

Australian Dept of Foreign Affairs and Trade

 

Australian Department of Education

 

Australian Department of Employment

 

Australian Dept of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research

 

Australian Dept of Health and Ageing

 

Australian Dept of Finance and Deregulation


Employment

Job Outlook

Job Outlook provides information on occupations, such as the size of the workforce, future growth prospects, required skills, duties involved, average weekly earning, and the main employing industries.

 

Labour Market Information Portal

This site provides labour market information from the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR), Centrelink and the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

 

SEEK – Australian job, employment, career and recruitment site

SEEK is a large Australian employment site, featuring over 140,000 jobs.

 

Careers Online

This website provides help with career planning and job searching. It incorporates a resume wizard, positions vacant and positions wanted notices.

 

CareerOne – Australian Jobs

CareerOne is a major online career resource with thousands of Australian jobs.

 

bluecollar.com.au

Bluecollar.com.au is dedicated to bluecollar industries and related trades areas. It is free to candidates, providing access to job searches, career advice, e-mail alerts and newsletters in a user friendly environment.

 

Byron Employment

Byron Employment is an Australia wide job search site featuring a free daily JobMail service.

 

Careerjet

This site provides a job search network that lists jobs from over 58,000 company websites, recruitment agency websites and specialist recruitment sites. Users can also create job alerts and post a CV.

 

Older workers

This Australian site links mature age jobseekers to age-friendly employers. It also caters for grey nomads and seasonal workers looking for full time, part-time, casual, contract or temporary work.


Housing

 

The Real Estate Institute of Western Australia (REIWA)

 

Real Estate Australia

 

Domain Property

 

Home Price Guide

 


Banks

 

National Australia Bank

 

Bankwest (Bank of Western Australia)

 

ANZ

 

Commonwealth Bank

 

Suncorp

 

Bank of Queensland

 

Bendigo Bank

 

Westpac


 Australian Health Care

Medicare – Australia’s National Health Scheme

 

Private Health Insurance