Media Releases

Date Title
5 December 2013 Red Tape Reduction for Migration Agents
11 November 2013 MIA encourages support to typhoon-devastated Philippines
28 October 2013 MIA supports calls to strengthen anti-racism strategy following anti-semitic attacks
18 October 2013 Migration Institute to Host Immigration Minister in Canberra
16 September 2013 The MIA Congratulates New Immigration Ministers
11 September 2013 The MIA congratulates Coalition on election victory
10 September 2013 Migration Institute of Australia: Message from National President
8 July 2013 Education Tax Cap Will Hurt Migration Advice Profession
1 July 2013 Migration Advice Profession Welcomes Incoming Minister Tony Burke
28 June 2013 Government should slow down before making any changes to Subclass 457 visas
25 June 2013 DIAC Website Unresponsive In Lead Up To Price Increases
17 June 2013 Increase in Visa Application Charges on Migration
7 June 2013 Visa Red Tape, No Band Aid Solution
22 May 2013 Immigration Heavyweights Converge in Melbourne
14 May 2013 Migration Program comes out unscathed in tough budget
19 March 2013 Parliamentary Report on Multiculturalism Timely and Welcome
4 March 2013 Subclass 457 visa Reforms Do Not Merit Overblown Rhetoric
2 February 2013 Migration Advice Profession Welcomes Incoming Minister O'Connor
23 November 2012 New Investor visa Will Bring Capital to Supplement Labour, Skills
21 November 2012 Offshore Processing in Nauru Not Working, and PNG Won't Help
29 October 2012 Immigration Must be Central to Australia's Asian Century
22 October 2012 Government Balances its Budget on Migrants' Backs, Again
5 October 2012 Strengthening International Education Through Protection and Support
14 September 2012 2012 MIA Awards - Gough Whitlam, Malcolm Fraser, David Manne, The Australian
14 September 2012 Seeking a more ethical way to stop the boats and deaths at sea
13 September 2012 Migration Conference Opens with Bold Worlds from NSW DP Andrew Stoner
6 September 2012 Immigration Event of the Year Opens in Sydney Next Week
23 August 2012 Humanitarian Program Increase a Tremendous Result
15 August 2012 Available Options Win Out Over Unworkable 'Solutions' for Gillard, Bowen
29 June 2012 In No-Win Offshore Processing Debate, None Lost More Than Those Seeking Asylum
5 June 2012 Opportunistic Crooks an Affront to Humanitarianism
25 May 2012 New Business Skills visa opens Australia to new class of investors
8 May 2012 Increase in Migration Welcome (2012 Commonwealth Budget Response)
27 April 2012 Government, Opposition in Broad Agreement on Skilled Migration
30 March 2012 China's Role in Australia's Migration Program - MIA Public Address
8 March 2012 Protecting Women at Risk a Powerful and Symbolic Message
6 February 2012 Australia's Humanitarian Program Should be Larger in Size, Broader in Scope
1 December 2011 Minister Bowen is Right - Australia Can and Should Take More Refugees
29 November 2011 Visa Fee Increase a Cynical and Short-Sighted Budget Fix
25 November 2011 Bridging visas for those seeking protection – a sensible policy change
21 November 2011 Illegal Immigrants Run a Foolish Risk by Staying in Shadows
14 October 2011 MIA Members Offer Assistance to Victims of Sex Slavery and Exploitation
10 October 2011 MIA Joins Edmund Rice Signatories - Legitimate Leadership Needed on Refugees
22 September 2011 Knight Review a Breath of Fresh Air for Student Visa Program
15 September 2011 There's More to Migration than Unauthorised Boat Arrivals
7 September 2011 High Court Decision an Opportunity for a Sensible Change in Policy
26 August 2011 MIA Welcomes Crackdown on Unregistered Practice
17 August 2011 Fresh Look at Immigration Detention Not Before Time
4 August 2011 Full Time Commissioner Strengthens Migrant and Minority Protections
26 July 2011 Migration Institute Awards: Recognising Excellence
3 June 2011 Student Visa Audit Necessitates Structural Reform
10 May 2011 New Ideas but Details Needed (2011 Commonwealth Budget Response)
15 April 2011 The MIA Welcomes Better Protection for Overseas Students
13 April 2011 Education Agents Gain Peak Professional Body
1 April 2011 Profession Calls for Stronger Crack Down
17 February 2011 Multiculturalism Deserves Renewed Focus
10 February 2011 Unlawful Migration Advice Punished
28 January 2011 Flood Reconstruction Needs Workers of all Types
21 January 2011 Backpackers Sought for Flood Relief Work
16 December 2010 International Students Review Overdue
1 December 2010 Illegal Unregistered "Migration Agent" Conviction Welcome, but More Needed
1 December 2010 Multiculturalism Reclaimed
11 November 2010 New Points Test's Proof will be in the Testing
19 October 2010 Children out of Detention
7 October 2010 Immigration From Many Angles
6 October 2010 The Population Debate We Never Had
1 October 2010 Refugee Processing Suspension Lifted, Not Before Time
30 September 2010 Refugee Rights, Front and Centre
30 September 2010 Australian Migration & Education at a Crossroads
26 July 2010 A Better Migration Program is Not Built on Empty Promises and Hollow Threats
16 July 2010 Visa Capping Bill: Disrespectful to Migrants, Bad for Australia
6 July 2010 Inaugural MIA UK / Europe Chapter Launch
17 May 2010 New SOL, Old Runaround
11 May 2010 Migration Program Still Unclear (2010-2011 Federal Budget Response)
10 May 2010 Still Waiting for SOL
6 April 2010 The MIA Welcomes Minister for Population, Hon. Tony Burke MP
23 March 2010 As Another College Closes, International Education Must Look to the Future
11 March 2010 The Baird Review, Not Before Time
8 March 2010 Australia's Heartless Bureaucracy
8 February 2010 Migration Program still uncertain
8 December 2009 Moneycorp sponsors MIA
24 November 2009 National Training Regulator Welcomed
17 November 2009 Unacceptable Skilled Migration Delays
6 November 2009 College Closures
23 October 2009 Migration Institute's CEO Addresses New Delhi Business Leaders
1 October 2009 Migration 2009 Conference
2 September 2009 Government education rhetoric needs more action
31 August 2009 Acknowledge education and migration nexus (submission to the Inquiry into the Welfare of International Students)
13 August 2009 MARA Advisory Board Appointments
7 August 2009 Immigration urged to continue crackdown
27 July 2009 More Reform Needed
15 July 2009 Call to Regulate Education Agents
30 June 2009 Migration profession's opportunity for change: Report released
10 June 2009 Creating a Welcoming Environment for International Students
25 May 2009 Letter to the Editor - VIC Education Agents
12 May 2009 Nation-building Needs Migrants (Budget response)
7 May 2009 Fraudulent Migration Activity Not Tolerated
5 May 2009 Pro Bono Migration Help for VIC Bushfire Victims
2 April 2009 More Details Required for 457 Visa Changes
1 April 2009 Strengthen training for skilled trade migrants.
25 March 2009 Profession Calls for Stronger Crack Down on Migration Fraud
24 March 2009 Migration Racket Uncovered
9 February 2009 MIA Response to Minister's MARA Decision
29 January 2009 $100,000 Investment Scheme - Applicants Out of Limbo
22 December 2008 2007-08 Review of Statutory Self-Regulation of the Migration Advice Profession
18 December 2008 Migration Profession says "Speed it up"
27 November 2008 Migration Profession Supports Health Waiver
20 February 2008 Support for Quicker 457 Visas
11 December 2007 Government Congratulated on Refugee Move
28 August 2007 457 Visa Deaths a Tragedy

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