Hong Kong Passport Holders
Source: Migration Institute of Australia, Written by: SHILPI WALIA
The amendment in Migration Regulations by Legislative Instrument – F2020L01047 – Migration Amendment (Hong Kong Passport Holders) Regulations 2020 extends the temporary skilled and temporary graduate visas for five years from 9 July 2020 to 8 July 2025 if the passport held by primary visa holder is a Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China when the visa was granted. This Instrument started retrospectively on 9 July 2020.
In addition, secondary family members in the same application will also be granted visa for five years regardless of their passport.
Subclass 482 Temporary Skill Shortage and Subclass 485 Temporary Graduate visas granted from 9 July 2020 will also be granted with this five year validity period.