As if the Government’s 457 visa reform bombshell wasn’t enough for one week, changes to Australian citizenship have also been announced. The Turnbull Government say their planned reforms will “strengthen the integrity” of the citizenship application process. In a nutshell, they’re making it harder for migrants to satisfy citizenship requirements. At present, more than 130,000 people from 210 countries become Australian citizens every year. For many migrants, it’s an important final step in the migration process. Regarding how soon the changes will take effect, the Government said the legislation relating to the reforms will be introduced into Parliament […]