Reforms to the Subclass 457 Visa

    View Author August 2013

    Many of you will have read about some of the more significant changes introduced to the subclass 457 visa scheme on 1 July 2013, such as the introduction of labour market testing and the right of 457 visa holders to remain in Australia for 90 days, rather than 28 days, to look for new work before their visa is cancelled.

    Several other less publicised changes were also however also introduced.