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Emigrate to Australia

Learn more about where to live in Australia and which jobs are in demand

Getting A Visa For Australia

Based in the heart of London, very close to the Australian High Commission, Strand, Emigrate to Australia offer a fast and very cost efficient service with after hours appointments available on request. We give you the benefit of our first rate knowledge and experience of the Australian immigration system and we are there to guide you through the whole process right up until the day you fly out to Australia. We work with the support of the established law firm Taylor Hampton Solicitors. You do not have to complete an online assessment for us to talk to you and we give a highly personalised service from start to finish. We work on all types of Australian visas and we can give help at any stage of your application. Emigrate to Australia offer competitive prices and provide you with a clear and simple quotation. You will be given a fixed cost quote with no hidden fees or charges. If you are seriously considering emigrating to Australia and want to give yourself the very best chance of a successful visa application please either give us a call on 020 7427 5290 or enquire online now.

Our People

We are here to help you migrate to Australia easily and proficiently, so to avoid unnecessary costs and wasting time contact us now for some friendly advice.

What our clients say about us
  • I would just like to take a moment to write regarding the service provided to me and my partner by Anna Gorna. We started the process of moving to Australia in January 2016 and received our visa in February 2017. We both would just like to say how thankful we are for Anna’s help in […]

  • “After agreeing to take a posting in Australia our company needed help getting both the business and myself in a position to make the move down under, we quickly found Taylor Hampton Solicitors and Greg Veal. Greg’s all round knowledge of the process and requirements for both Companies who wish to sponsor employees and employees […]

  • “We contacted Greg veal at Taylor Hampton Solicitors early 2015 regarding Australian visas. Greg has been extremely helpful in every aspect of our visa process and we are now permanent residents of Australia. We definitely couldn’t have done it without him Thanks Greg ☺” Ryan and Sandra

  • “Thank you Anna, I have checked all the details and everything looks fine. Thank you very much for your help. From your first phone call, you have been exceptionally efficient at explaining and guiding me through the visa process.”

  • “Hi Anna Thank you so much for everything you have done in making our move to Australia possible. You have been so helpful at every turn, and always answered my emails in a timely and helpful manner. The whole visa process looked very daunting at the start until we had your help. We can’t thank […]

  • “Dear Anna, thank you for helping me to get through the process of acquiring the permanent residency visa for Australia in such a short and planned manner. After speaking to you on first occasion and expressing my intentions and emergency of my case, you were very prompt and clear about the process and documents needed. […]

  • We would highly recommend using Greg Veal from Taylor Hampton solicitors for all visa related services. As a Mara registered agent he was extremely knowledgeable and helpful and made the process of gaining a PR 189 visa for our family of five a straight forward and stress free process. Definitely money well spent!

  • I used Greg Veal in March 2015 to obtain my permanent residency visa to teach in Australia. I cannot speak highly enough of the service he provided. His professionalism and attention to detail was excellent. Greg was always available to discuss any questions or obstacles along the way. I would without reservation recommend Greg to anyone […]

  • Greg Veal and Taylor Hampton have been fantastic in supporting Decoded through the process to become an Australian visa sponsor and through my personal visa application. The support has been clear, the advice spot on, the responses prompt and the service friendly. I would have no hesitation in recommending them for any visa legal requirements.

  • Hi Anna, thank you for the email and thank you for all your help the past couple of years. You have provided a seamless, professional and personal service. You are an asset to your team. I shall continue to recommend you to my friends & family

Latest News
Potential changes to the Skilled Occupation List

The Skilled Occupation List (SOL) identifies occupations which are in current or long-term shortages in Australia. The SOL is used for Skilled Migration program to attract migrants with relevant skills, qualifications and work experience to help to fill skills shortages in Australia. The list is assessed and annually reviewed by the Australian Department of Education and Training. The assessment is based on several factors such as time taken to develop necessary skills, short, medium and long terms skills shortages, local economy, job market and/or surplus of skilled workers in a given occupation.


Following the recent review, the Department of Education and Training identified occupations which are likely to be removed from the SOL list.  These include:


Production Manager (Mining)
Accountant (General)
Management Accountant
Taxation Accountant
Land Economist
Ship’s Engineer
Ship’s Master
Ship’s Officer
Other Spatial Scientist
Chemical Engineer
Civil Engineer
Geotechnical Engineer
Quantity Surveyor
Structural Engineer
Transport Engineer
Electronics Engineer
Industrial Engineer
Mechanical Engineer
Production or Plant Engineer
Aeronautical Engineer
Agricultural Engineer
Biomedical Engineer
Engineering Technologist
Environmental Engineer
Naval Architect
Medical Laboratory Scientist
Medical Diagnostic Radiographer
Medical Radiation Therapist
Occupational Therapist
Speech Pathologist
General Practitioner
Intensive Care Specialist
Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Medical Practitioners nec
Psychologists nec
Boat Builder and Repairer


Any changes to the SOL might come into effect on 1st July 2017.  Further updates to follow.


Applicants intending to apply for the Skilled Migrant visa under one of the above occupations should apply now to secure their position.


Contact us now for further details on 0207  427 5290 or email us: enquiries@emigrate-to-australia.co.uk

Partner/Spouse Australian visa update

Processing times:
Due to an increasing number of applications, offshore De-Facto Partner/Spouse/ Prospective Marriage Visa applications are likely to take on average 10-14 months to process (European Area).


Applications lodged onshore are likely to take 18 months to finalise.


Processing times vary depending on personal circumstances, complexity of the case as well as number of applications lodged and of available visa places.


Sponsor police check requirement:
All sponsors for Partner applications lodged on or after 18 November 2016 must provide evidence of character as part of Australian commitment to reduce violence in the Australian community. Sponsors are expected to give permission to the department to disclose any or all of their convictions to visa applicant/s.

Should you wish to discuss your application and how we can help, please contact us by email: enquiries@emigrate-to-australia.co.uk or call us on 0207 427 5290