Starting 26 April 2008, students  on a student visa will automatically be granted permission to work. Permission to work will also apply to eligible family members that will stay with the foreign student in Australia.

The new rule will save time and money, as foreign students are no longer required to apply to work separately once they arrive in Australia.

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  1. […] The rules changed on April 26th and now all students automatically get work permits. Refer to this article from Mwalimu for more information. I live this section intact for the sake of nostalgia (and because it took […]

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