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Regions of Queensland: What’s New in Cairns and Far North Queensland?

2017-03-16

Did you know? Cairns sits on the Far North Queensland peninsular, 1,807km (1,120 miles) north of Brisbane. It is well known as the gateway to two of the world’s greatest natural attractions and world heritage sites: the Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics Rainforest. The Great Barrier Reef is the largest reef in the world measuring 2011 … Continued

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How to Migrate to Queensland: Choosing the right business visa

2017-03-02

Key to a successful nomination is choosing the right business visa for your situation and needs   The first step to preparing a successful business application is: Ensure you meet BOTH Queensland state criteria and Department of Immigration Border Protection (DIBP) criteria for your chosen business visa Ensure you are able to provide required documentation … Continued

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How to Migrate to Queensland: Preparing a Business Proposal

A well prepared business proposal can save time for the applicant, agent and BSMQ and increase your chances of receiving a successful nomination   An important requirement of the Business Talent (Permanent) Visa (Subclass 132), Business Innovation (Provisional) Visa (Subclass 188A) and the Entrepreneur (Provisional) Visa (188E) is providing an adequate Business Proposal Summary. We also encourage you to submit your complete … Continued

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How to Migrate to Queensland: Step 2 Application Process

2017-02-27

Note: these application process guidelines for state nominated visas need to be read alongside the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) information on state nominated visa requirements. The DIBP is responsible for the granting and assessment of all visa applications.  1. Research visas, DIBP visa eligibility, state nomination and process It is important to … Continued

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How to Migrate to Queensland: Step 1 Research, Research, Research!

2017-02-21

So you’ve decided you want to make the big move to Australia, and Queensland is an ideal place to live and work? Researching as much as possible, is extremely important, so here are some starting points to consider from the very beginning. 1. What visas am I eligible to apply for and what are their requirements? The Australian … Continued

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Regions of Queensland: What’s New in Brisbane and Surrounds

2017-02-09

Did you know? Brisbane is Queensland’s capital city and was named 8th most beautiful city in the world by Rough Guides in 2015.[1] Located on the east coast of Australia, it is situated along the “snake-shaped” Brisbane river, with Moreton and Stradbroke island to its east, the Sunshine Coast to its north, and the Gold … Continued

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Your Guide to Migrating to Queensland

2017-01-31

So you want to move to Queensland, Australia? BSMQ is starting a great series to help potential and current migrants. It’s a guide to the important first stages of planning to settling down in Queensland (QLD). This introductory post will give you a brief overview of the migration process.* *Please note this is a suggested process only … Continued

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Introducing Queensland’s beautiful and varied regions

2017-01-27

Did you know that our Sunshine State is: nearly five times the size of Japan  nearly seven times the size of Great Britain  nearly two and a half times the size of Texas? Queensland’s ten beautiful regions has many choices for migrants looking to settle into Australia. An interactive map of the Queensland regions are … Continued

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