AUSTRALIA – Changes to Working Holiday Maker Visa Programme

There have been some recent changes to the Working Holiday Maker (WHM) visa programme, which allows qualifying applicants to have a holiday in Australia and work there to help fund their trip.

AUSTRALIA – Changes to Working Holiday Maker Visa Programme

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

ARGENTINA – New Application Process for 90-Day Work Permit

The National Immigration Office (DNM) has implemented changes to the application process for the 90-day work permit (24h visa).

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ARGENTINA – New Application Process for 90-Day Work Permit

This alert has been prepared with information from CSM.

ARGENTINA – Delays in Booking of Immigration Office Appointments

There is currently a low availability of appointments, and delays of up to a month and a half, for non-Mercosur visa applications at the Immigration Office (DNM).

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ARGENTINA – Delays in Booking of Immigration Office Appointments

This news alert was prepared using information provided by CSM.

UNITED KINGDOM – New Application Service Announced for Work and Study Visas

On 17 May 2018, UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) announced that it had awarded a contract to French outsourcing specialist Sopra Steria, to deliver a new service for applications for work and study visas, settlement and citizenship from within the UK, from October 2018.

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UNITED KINGDOM – New Application Service Announced for Work and Study Visas

This news alert was prepared using information provided by the UK Government.

PANAMA – New Online Application for Travel Permits for Minors

Effective 1 April 2018, the National Immigration Authority will implement a mandatory online application process for travel permits for minors exiting the country with one or no parents.

The introduction of the new system may cause delays.

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PANAMA – New Online Application for Travel Permits for Minors

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Morgan & Morgan Abogados.