Proposed new agriculture visa delayed

Pacific seasonal workers (DFAT/Flickr/CC BY 2.0)

The National Party and National Farmers’ Federation have been campaigning for a new agricultural visa for temporary migrants to Australia, and in early September it looked like this may have become a reality, despite significant impacts for Pacific island workers. However, a decision on the visa has now been delayed.

Devpolicy’s analysis has been cited across the media during this debate.

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