Welcome to Peregrine

Peregrine Immigration Management Ltd builds software and provides consultancy and training for global corporate immigration management.

Immiguru is an award-winning online global immigration database, containing detailed, user friendly and up-to-date information on over 1200 corporate immigration processes to around 100 countries.

Immigo is a secure, cloud-based global immigration case management system, powered by live data on global immigration processes fed from Immiguru.

 

MOZAMBIQUE – Upcoming New Work Permit Regulations

Effective 29 November 2016, new work permit regulations will introduce stricter requirements in the hiring of foreign labour.

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MOZAMBIQUE – Upcoming New Work Permit Regulations

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Maputo Relocation.

CHINA – Beijing and Shanghai Authorities Stop Issuing M Visa Invitation Letters

Government agencies in Beijing and Shanghai have stopped issuing M (business) visa invitation letters, and Chinese consulates abroad will instead accept invitation letters from Chinese companies in those cities in support of M visa applications.Read more here:

CHINA – Beijing and Shanghai Authorities Stop Issuing M Visa Invitation Letters

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Asia Pacific Access and Lehman Law.

AUSTRALIA – Government Recommends New Temporary Visa Framework

Subject to final approval from the Governor-General, significant reforms to the temporary activity visa framework will be made on 19 November 2016.

The proposed changes include creating a new single sponsor class to replace the six existing sponsor classes, removing certain sponsorship and nomination requirements for specific short stay activities, and introducing the option to lodge applications online.

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AUSTRALIA – Government Recommends New Temporary Visa Framework

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Visa Executive and Newland Chase.

CANADA – Leniency Period for Electronic Travel Authorisation (eTA) Extended Until 9 November 2016

The leniency period for Canada’s mandatory new pre-screening system for visa-exempt visitors has been further extended until 9 November 2016.

The Electronic Travel Authorisation (eTA) system was to become fully implemented for visitors to Canada from certain countries on 29 September 2016. Immigration authorities have agreed to further extend this deadline to give travellers and airlines more time to prepare.

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CANADA – Leniency Period for Electronic Travel Authorisation (eTA) Extended Until 9 November 2016

This alert was prepared using information provided by Citizenship and Immigration Canada.

VIETNAM – One-Year Business Visa Granted to US Nationals

Effective 28 August 2016, Vietnam began issuing one-year multiple-entry visas to all United States (US) nationals travelling for business or tourism.

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 VIETNAM – One-Year Business Visa Granted to US Nationals

This alert was prepared using information provided by Resident Vietnam.

PERU – Visa-Free Entry for Certain Chinese Nationals

Effective 21 September 2016, qualifying Chinese nationals will be able to enter Peru visa-free for business or tourism, for one or more stays totaling up to 180 days per six months.

To qualify, Chinese nationals must hold permanent residence or a visa valid for at least six months for Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, the United States or a Schengen Area country.

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PERU – Visa-Free Entry for Certain Chinese Nationals

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Barrios Fuentes Abogados.

ITALY – New Obligations for Employers of Posted Workers

Effective 22 July 2016, Decree N.136/2016 introduces new obligations for companies posting foreign national workers to Italy.

Specific guidelines for the implementation of the new provisions are yet to be issued.

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ITALY – New Obligations for Employers of Posted Workers

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Mazzeschi.