How labour mobility benefits Australia and the Pacific

For Australian employers in rural and regional areas, finding enough local workers to meet their needs can be a challenge. The Australian Government has designed two initiatives to help businesses address labour shortages, while also strengthening Australia’s links with the Pacific and Timor-Leste.

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Are you an employer looking for short-term, unskilled seasonal workers?
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Pacific Labour Scheme workers in Australia

(Numbers refer to workers currently in Australia, not the number of visas that have been issued)