Appendix A: Policy Decisions taken since the 2012-13 Budget (Continued)
Revenue Measures (Continued)
Immigration and Citizenship
Visa Application Charges — targeted increases
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The Government will increase a number of Visa Application Charges from 1 January 2013.
Increased Visa Application Charges will apply to: skilled graduates; partners; working holiday makers; and temporary overseas workers. A list of visa application charges is available on the Department of Immigration and Citizenship website: www.immi.gov.au.
This measure is estimated to increase revenue by $520.5 million over four years.
Increased revenue from this measure will be redirected to support other Government priorities.
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