Welcome to Peregrine

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

Newland Chase provides specialist immigration services worldwide.

CIBT is a world leader in short-term outbound visa requirements for expats and businesses.

TAIWAN – New Foreign Recruitment Law Takes Effect

The Act Governing Recruitment and Employment of Foreign Professionals (see our previous alert here) came into effect on 8 February 2018.

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TAIWAN – New Foreign Recruitment Law Takes Effect

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Taiwan Immigration & Relocation.

UNITED STATES – Plan Now for FY 2019 Cap-Subject H-1B Filings

On 2 April 2018, the US Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) will start to accept H-1B petitions from cap-subject employers for skilled foreign workers.

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UNITED STATES – Plan Now for FY 2019 Cap-Subject H-1B Filings

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Littler.

ISRAEL – New Regulations for Foreign Employees of “Hi-Tech Companies” and Their Spouses

Effective immediately, the Israeli Ministry of Interior has published new regulations relating to the employment of foreign experts in high-tech companies.

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CHINA – Five-Year Visa and Residence Permit for Overseas Chinese

Effective immediately, China’s Ministry of Public Security has introduced a new five-year multiple-entry visa and residence permit for individuals of Chinese descent living overseas.

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CHINA – Five-Year Visa and Residence Permit for Overseas Chinese

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Lehman, Lee & Xu and FSG.

AUSTRALIA – Latest Details of Upcoming New Temporary Skill Shortage Visa

On 19 February 2018, the Australian Department of Home Affairs (DHA) published further clarification of the various changes to the skilled visa regulations planned for March 2018, including more details on the new Temporary Skill Shortage (subclass 482) “TSS” visa which is due to replace the Subclass 457 visa.

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AUSTRALIA – Latest Details of Upcoming New Temporary Skill Shortage Visa

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

INDIA – New Visa E-Services at Four FRROs

India’s Bureau of Immigration (BOI) has launched a new online “e-Services” system for application and processing of visa related services at its Foreigner Regional Registration Offices in Bangaluru, Chennai, Delhi, and Mumbai. Thus far, this new system is only being used in these select cities, but it is expected to be gradually introduced at additional FRROs and FROs throughout India in the coming weeks, eventually becoming the nation-wide standard.

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This news alert was prepared using information provided by IKAN Relocations and LawQuest.

POLAND – Changes to Work Permit Regulations from 1 January 2018

Various changes to work permit regulations for non-EEA nationals came into effect on 1 January 2018.

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POLAND – Changes to Work Permit Regulations from 1 January 2018

This alert was drafted using information provided by LEGE ARTIS.