Changes to treatment of wind and solar power stations under FIRB

Corrs Chambers Westgarth Lawyers recently published an article on Changes to the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulation 2015 (FIRB Regulations)[1], which sought to clarify the treatment of agricultural land used in connection with wind and solar power stations. It says in the article an acquisition of an interest in Australian land is a notifiable [...]

2018-06-07T14:20:41+00:00March 1st, 2018|

Major Changes in March 2018 to the Work Visa and Related Permanent Categories

21/02/18 Re-published with permission Fragomen Worldwide What's happened? In April 2017, the Prime Minister and Minister for Immigration and Border Protection announced a series of significant changes to the employer sponsored visa programs including the abolishment of the Temporary Work (subclass 457) visa program and its replacement with a more restricted Temporary Skilled Shortage [...]

2018-02-28T10:17:36+00:00February 28th, 2018|