Under current law, any British citizen who has lived outside of the country for 15 years automatically loses their right to vote in general elections…

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Unsurprisingly, this issue repeatedly sparks outrage amongst expats who….read more »

In a recent announcement from the Canadian government, the terms of an exciting new immigration programme were outlined which could open doors to those who had previously been finding the process rather tricky…

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The ‘start-up’….read more »

Cuts to Canada’s immigration quota

Posted Saturday, November 17th, 2012 in Articles by Overseas Editor | Tags: , ,

The Canadian government have made an announcement which states that they will be cutting the number of people given permanent residency through its Federal Skilled Worker programme by 2,000.

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The reason for this decision is….read more »

Sydney in your sights

Posted Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 in Articles by Overseas Editor | Tags: , , ,

Just in case you need a little extra push to make the move to one of the world’s most renowned harbour cities…

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Or if want something extra to daydream about while searching for your ideal….read more »

Canada on the lookout for the tech-savvy

Posted Friday, October 26th, 2012 in Articles by Overseas Editor | Tags: ,

Those who feel most at home behind a computer could soon find the draw of Canada too much to resist.

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Although Canada is already widely recognised as a global leader in the science and technology….read more »

Australia loosens visa conditions

Posted Monday, October 15th, 2012 in Articles by Overseas Editor | Tags: ,

Brits applying for some Australian visas will welcome the Australian Government’s recent decision to relax conditions governing certain types of visa.

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New rules for visas for parents and grandparents of permanent residents and Australian citizens….read more »

One of the biggest concerns of Brits emigrating is what the healthcare system is like in their new country and whether they’ll have to pay for treatment.

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Here Pattie Pegler, Christchurch resident and writer of….read more »

Building work in the wake of recent earthquakes and a local skills shortage have led to a surge in job vacancies in the Canterbury region of New Zealand.

So, if you’re considering a move there and you have the right….read more »

As of July 2, the Canadian government has announced that they are placing a freeze on the application process for skilled visa applications.

Usually at this time of year, the flood gates are open and applications to the Federal Skilled Worker….read more »

British people planning a move to Australia should be aware that major changes to the country’s visa system came into effect last week.

From July 1st, anyone applying for a visa under the country’s skilled migration program will first have to….read more »