The Department of Immigration has fewer than 40 dedicated officers monitoring 7.5% of Australia’s 22,450 employer sponsors and, in 2011/2012, uncovered breaches in less than 40% of sites visited., The Department won its first and only case in the Federal Court to date on 28 June 2012: Minister for Immigration v Sahan Enterprises Pty Ltd….

The effect of the Federal Court of Australia’s in Maritime Union of Australia decision ‘[2014] FCA 993 (15 September 2014)’ is that non-citizens working on offshore projects fall outside the operation of the Migration Act 1958 (Cth) (Migration Act) and do not need visas to take part in such activity. Relevant employees will also not be covered by…

Working from home meant we could vary snack and coffee breaks, change our desks or view, goof off, drink on the job, even spend the day in pajamas, and often meet to gossip or share ideas.

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