Welcome to Phillip Silver & Associates

Our Australian immigration lawyers provide expert Australian visa services for people wishing to apply for visas or work permits or obtain permanent or temporary residence in Australia.

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Phillip Silver and Associates has law firms with established offices in both South Africa and Australia.

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About Phillip Silver & Associates Australian Immigration Lawyers

Phillip Silver is a South African Attorney who migrated with his family to Sydney Australia on a skilled visa 10 years. In 2009 Phillip was admitted as an attorney (known there as solicitor) in Australia. Phillip practices as an attorney in both Australia and South Africa with established law firms in both jurisdictions. Phillip is well placed to assist South Africans to apply for Australian permanent and temporary residence visas to make this life journey having “been there and done that” Phillip Silver and Associates lawyers are underpinned by a team of Australian Immigration lawyers who have all immigrated to Australia and are passionate about Immigration to Australia.

Benjamin Franklin apparently wrote in a 1789 letter that in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
If Benjamin Franklin were alive today he would to his list of certainties “being ambushed by the Australian government with complex constant changes to Australian Immigration laws and its visa requirements”.

The regulations which govern Australian Visas are complex. As Australian Immigration Lawyers we are steeped in dealing with complex Australian visa applications daily. We are equally also able to assist clients with less complex applications as part of our broad range of visa services.

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Australian Visa Summary

Below is the Australian visa summary that may be of interest to South Africans

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Prime Minister Scott Morrison says farmers effectively have access to an agricultural visa thanks to reforms to existing migration schemes.

Australian farmers effectively have access to an agriculture visa after the government extended a raft of migration programs, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says.

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Regional Occupation List

Click below to see if your occupation is on the new Regional Occupation List. Contact us for your eligibility assessment for an Australian visa under the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme.

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Australian Farming Update

In relation to us representing South African farmers to apply for Australian visas please find link below updating our clients on the Australian media releases on this subject

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Australian Farming Visa Information

Please click the link below for more information about applying for a Farming Visa in Australia

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Response from Home Affairs

Letter of response from the Australian Government Home Affairs office

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