June 2020

Victoria, VIC

Posted By NHIA,
30/06/2020 18:00 PM
Update on Victorian Hot Spot Lockdowns Stage 3 stay-at-home restrictions will be put in place for COVID-19 hotspots in Victoria from 11.59pm on Wednesday, 1st July with residents only allowed to leave their homes for shopping for food and supplies, care and caregiving, exercise, and study or work.   Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews said this decision was made because of the “unacceptably high rates of community transmission and the unacceptably high rates of new cases”. See the fu...

Tasmania, TAS

Posted By NHIA,
24/06/2020 15:00 PM
 To Continue Business in Tasmania The Tasmanian Government has currently set a date of Friday 24 July for changes to be made to current border restrictions. However if the public health advice at that time, or in the immediate lead up to that date is that it is not safe to open, border restrictions will remain in place. Steps to enter Tasmania You are required to apply as being an essential services provider of “Specialist skills critical to maintaining key industries or...

Western Australia, WA

Posted By NHIA,
24/06/2020 14:00 PM
 To Continue Business in WA Strict border controls are in place to limit the spread of COVID-19. You cannot enter Western Australia without an exemption. Our industry falls under 'specialist skills not available in WA'. Full details 'people with specialist skills not available in WA, required for industry or business continuity or involved in time-sensitive critical maintenance or repair of critical infrastructure; or specialist skills in agriculture, food production or primary industry...

Apply for Overseas AI Technicians

Posted By NHIA,
24/06/2020 14:00 PM
OVERSEAS TECHNICIANS DEPARTMENT OF HOME AFFAIRS INFORMATION If you are looking to get technicians in from overseas make sure they have applied for their visa. If their visa is close to expiry they can call the department to see if their application can be rushed. Note: Our industry is seeking technicians for their critical skills.  The overseas technician would then need to apply here: https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/travel-restrictions-0   In the form they would tick a compelling a...