457 visa program is more than temporary: Migration Council Australia releases landmark report

The Migration Council Australia has released a landmark report on the 457 visa program that analyses a survey of 3,800 visa holders and 1,600 businesses.

The report, “More Than Temporary: Australia‚Äôs 457 visa program”, reveals that 457 workers have a high level of job satisfaction, demonstrating that they are integrating well into the Australian workforce.

Ms Carla Wilshire, CEO of the Migration Council Australia, said the findings show that the 457 visa program is critical in keeping Australia competitive in an era when industry is global and 98 per cent of innovation happens outside of Australia.

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