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2 hours ago, Happy and lucky said:

Hi All,

I am new here, just going through the Q&A and I know you are the best one here to guide me for a better tomorrow. I am moving to Adelaide in Feb'19 on 489 visa. I am into IT job (AWS cloud/ Python scripting | DevOps) on a good designation back home. I took the risk and have invested all my savings in this to have a better future(no complains or guilt as I am a risk taker but keeping my exact situation here). I know its a big risk to leave a good existing job and move to a new country and start everything from scratch therefore, I am a little worried/exited/anxious about how should I plan from here and all of you who are going to reply will play a big role in my upcoming decisions.

Some of the questions below, I know are too futuristic however, with the help of your knowledgeable answers and guidance, I just want to be on the side of caution from the very beginning.

1. What is the job situation in Adelaide for above skill set?

2. What is the best way to secure a job in Adelaide with no reference/onshore experience?

3. What is the possibility to secure a job from offshore?

4. I am married since last 4 years and now we want to bring our bundle of joy in the world soon:). 489 wont give us any medical facility so keeping this in mind, what is the best medical insurance (Affordable for a middle class) I should go for?

5. Once my newborn is there, what document work should I do in advance to avoid any hassle at the time of 887?

6. Can you tell me what are the things I should take care of beforehand so that I can increase my chances of 887 visa?

7. As per the rules to apply for 887 - (2 years stay and 1 year full time job) Does this mean, I can work anywhere after 1 year full time job and live in Adelaide and once I complete 2 years in Adelaide I can apply for 887?

8. So many people who have applied for 887, some by themselves and some by consultancy, (I know its too early) but for my record and to be on a safer side, can someone suggest me a good consultancy in Australia who will ensure the best document work and try their best to get you the PR grant?

9 - Anything apart from this,you would like to add or suggest to help me achieve my goal, which I forgot to mention here will be absolutely wonderful 🙂

 

 

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2 hours ago, Happy and lucky said:

Hi All,

I am new here, just going through the Q&A and I know you are the best one here to guide me for a better tomorrow. I am moving to Adelaide in Feb'19 on 489 visa. I am into IT job (AWS cloud/ Python scripting | DevOps) on a good designation back home. I took the risk and have invested all my savings in this to have a better future(no complains or guilt as I am a risk taker but keeping my exact situation here). I know its a big risk to leave a good existing job and move to a new country and start everything from scratch therefore, I am a little worried/exited/anxious about how should I plan from here and all of you who are going to reply will play a big role in my upcoming decisions.

Some of the questions below, I know are too futuristic however, with the help of your knowledgeable answers and guidance, I just want to be on the side of caution from the very beginning.

1. What is the job situation in Adelaide for above skill set?

2. What is the best way to secure a job in Adelaide with no reference/onshore experience?

3. What is the possibility to secure a job from offshore?

4. I am married since last 4 years and now we want to bring our bundle of joy in the world soon:). 489 wont give us any medical facility so keeping this in mind, what is the best medical insurance (Affordable for a middle class) I should go for?

5. Once my newborn is there, what document work should I do in advance to avoid any hassle at the time of 887?

6. Can you tell me what are the things I should take care of beforehand so that I can increase my chances of 887 visa?

7. As per the rules to apply for 887 - (2 years stay and 1 year full time job) Does this mean, I can work anywhere after 1 year full time job and live in Adelaide and once I complete 2 years in Adelaide I can apply for 887?

8. So many people who have applied for 887, some by themselves and some by consultancy, (I know its too early) but for my record and to be on a safer side, can someone suggest me a good consultancy in Australia who will ensure the best document work and try their best to get you the PR grant?

9 - Anything apart from this,you would like to add or suggest to help me achieve my goal, which I forgot to mention here will be absolutely wonderful 🙂

 

Mate,

Answers for few questions.

4. I used BUPA. no idea about other private insurance. 

5. No additional documents required if your child has 489.

6. follow this thread

7. Up to your visa conditions, you can work only in mentioned post codes while your 489 active.

8. Better you find an agent when you ready to apply for 887.

best of luck

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29 minutes ago, Sandeepsinghsamra said:


I applied 887 working as a taxi driver on abn


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Did you apply by your self or Agent ?

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2 hours ago, wincivil said:

I claimed 19 weeks from ABN and remaining 33 weeks from TFN

I have send you a message 

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4 hours ago, Preax said:

Anyone who worked only for ABN and applied for 887 ?

I also applied 887 as a taxi driver. I applied by myself.

Is anybody as well applied as a taxi driver in this group?? 

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6 minutes ago, Deep 14 april said:

I also applied 887 as a taxi driver. I applied by myself.

Is anybody as well applied as a taxi driver in this group?? 

was it full time Taxi or Taxi + TFN work ?

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26 minutes ago, Deep 14 april said:

I also applied 887 as a taxi driver. I applied by myself.

Is anybody as well applied as a taxi driver in this group?? 

I’ve applied 887 working as a full time cab driver. Only disadvantage applied on ABN is organised hundered of documents to claim work. Applied is May 2018 no contact yet from CO. 

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18 minutes ago, Ricky said:

I’ve applied 887 working as a full time cab driver. Only disadvantage applied on ABN is organised hundered of documents to claim work. Applied is May 2018 no contact yet from CO. 

 

1 hour ago, JPSLTOZ said:

Mate,

Answers for few questions.

4. I used BUPA. no idea about other private insurance. 

5. No additional documents required if your child has 489.

6. follow this thread

7. Up to your visa conditions, you can work only in mentioned post codes while your 489 active.

8. Better you find an agent when you ready to apply for 887.

best of luck

Thank you JPSLTOZ for your time and response🙂

I certainly appreciate it.

Can I have some more advises/guidance/suggestions on above asked questions please?

ALSO, I hope all of you get the grant soon. I know its very frustrating:( 

I am looking to do my best to secure 887 when I am eligible but god know if 887 will be there by the time I will be eligible or not (no one wants to be restricted but 887 at least gives us hope of freedom. I heard that the rules will may change over a time of period to forcefully keep the migrants in the regional states only). but all the responses on my question will surely help me eventually 🙂

The link where it says conditions may change for migrants to get PR in future:

https://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/punjabi/en/article/2018/08/29/new-migrants-may-have-live-regional-australia-5-years

Any thoughts - "when temporary visa is for 4 years only, how can they apply and extend the rule for 5 years"?

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39 minutes ago, Ricky said:

I’ve applied 887 working as a full time cab driver. Only disadvantage applied on ABN is organised hundered of documents to claim work. Applied is May 2018 no contact yet from CO. 

Hi ricky

which documents u used to show full time work and which state u live. I live in Perth and applied 14 April 2018 no contact from CO yet

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New theory has emerged..

They're gonna process citizenship applications until 26th jan and would start processing other visas after that..

I dont know how much of this is true..may be another rumour or something 

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52 minutes ago, 10th feb said:

New theory has emerged..

They're gonna process citizenship applications until 26th jan and would start processing other visas after that..

I dont know how much of this is true..may be another rumour or something 

Why the 26th? And where did u get this info from?

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1 hour ago, 10th feb said:

New theory has emerged..

They're gonna process citizenship applications until 26th jan and would start processing other visas after that..

I dont know how much of this is true..may be another rumour or something 

How have you come to know of this revelation?

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1 hour ago, 10th feb said:

New theory has emerged..

They're gonna process citizenship applications until 26th jan and would start processing other visas after that..

I dont know how much of this is true..may be another rumour or something 

Infact, the rumour is that they are never bothered about 887 but for everything else. 😃😃😃

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Hello everyone,
I need help regarding my 887 visa to prove my work 35 hours weekly.
i have two job . one is in bp fuel station and another one is taxi.  I get payslip from bp fortnightly .so i can not prove the week i drove taxi and work in bp enough hours to show 35 hours , what can i do in this situation ? i asked payroll department to give my time sheet but they don't have this. but I have weekly roaster pictures only.

please please anyone have any advise?

thanks

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3 hours ago, 10th feb said:

@Russki

Any progress with what were you after??

How are things now??  Keep us posted if u can..

Hi @10th feb! 🙂 still not much to report.  Meeting the lawyer next week again to think up a plan....  🙂

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Just tried logging onto Immi Account - i'm getting an error message. Is there something wrong with the system or its updating?

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Just tried logging onto Immi Account - i'm getting an error message. Is there something wrong with the system or its updating?
Yes it's not getting through

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Yes it's not getting through

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Please someone inform us if it works normally.

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5 hours ago, Delfin said:

Why the 26th? And where did u get this info from?

Well as per my colleague govt wants to process citizenship applications as they are under pressure for that..another thing is house is not in session until 12th feb.. we might not get anything until then

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9 minutes ago, 10th feb said:

Well as per my colleague govt wants to process citizenship applications as they are under pressure for that..another thing is house is not in session until 12th feb.. we might not get anything until then

Jst a doubt why you mentioned about house in session.Any plans for 887 during this session.

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