Skilled migrants will have their Australian visa applications dealt with faster if they move to regional areas under a $19.4 million plan revealed by the Federal Government.
Department of Home Affairs officials will also travel to regional areas to help local businesses get more skilled workers.
“There are a number of regions outside Sydney, Melbourne and south-east Queensland who are calling out for skilled migrants,” Immigration Minister David Coleman said yesterday.
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