2013 Australia Migration Level

The planning level for the 2012–13 Migration Program is 190 00 places. This is an increase of 5000 places from 2011–12 and the highest figure on record for Australia.
Published by the DIAC, The Migration Program is the main pathway to permanent residence in Australia. It has two main categories—the Family Stream which enables the migration of immediate family members and the Skill Stream, which targets migrants who have skills, proven entrepreneurial ability or outstandingcapabilities that will contribute to the Australian economy.

In 2011–12, the Migration Program delivered 184 998 places, 125 755 of these places went to Skill Stream migrants. The Family Stream outcome for 2011–12 was 58 604 places, a 7.4 per cent increase on the 2010–11 level of 54 543.India, the People’s Republic of China and the United Kingdom were the top three source countries for the Migration Program visa places, comprising 43.1 per cent of the total places in 2011–12.


The planning level for the 2012–13 Migration Program is 190 00 places. This is an increase of 5000 places from 2011–12 and the highest figure on record for Australia. Of the additional 5000 places, there are 3400 Skill Stream places, 1585 Family Stream places and 15 more places planned for Special Eligibility.

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