Australian Embassy

Prime Minister’s announcement to abolish and replace the subclass 457 visa programme from March 2018

On 18 April 2017, the Government announced that the Temporary Work (Skilled) visa (subclass 457 visa) will be abolished and replaced with the completely new Temporary Skill Shortage (TSS) visa in March 2018. Find out more information from Department of Home Affairs website.
See: Abolition and replacement of the 457 visa – Government reforms to employer sponsored skilled migration visas