ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Jul 2014

In July 2014, the government of Australia announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Offshore Workers Are Again Exempt from Standard Work Authorization Requirements
http://www.fragomen.com/newsresources/xprNewsDetailFrag.aspx?xpST=GlobalAlerts&news=2744


Inception date: 17 Jul 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Labour market access

Effective 17 July 17 2014, the government of Australia canceled the requirement for foreign nationals to hold a visa in order to work on certain vessels within the country's territorial waters(see source for details).

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
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AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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