About ELSC Migration

Australia is deliberated as one of the world’s major ‘immigration nations’ beside America, Canada, and New Zealand. The first federal immigration portfolio was formed in 1945 which brought over 7.5 million people overseas settled in Australia. Australia is one of the traditional immigration country, immigrants have made great contributions to Australia’s economy, culture and education. According to the Australia Bureau of Statistics (ABS), the increase in overseas migrants in 2015 contributed 54.3% to the annual increase in the Australian population.  China, the United Kingdom, New Zealand South, India and other countries are the main source of immigration, enriching the local multicultural and way of life. Historical data show that from 1944 to 2015, Australian immigrants from 10% soared to 28.2%. From January 1991 to now 25 years, the Chinese mainland a total of 25.41 million people moved to Australia, China (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan) has exceeded the United Kingdom (33.89 million people), following the New Zealand (44.83) after the second largest source countries.

There are many reasons to why Australia has become so popular destination for foreigners choosing to settle here. Here are some of the most significant reasons:

  • Livable natural environment

Australia southeast coast is Australia’s main distribution of population, with four mild green seasons throughout the year. In addition to North Queensland, most residents do not use air conditioning, also do not need to heating in winter. Four Seasons: vegetables, fruits, seafood uninterrupted, pollution-free and cheap. Due to the pleasant climate, the southeast coast of Australia is to become the world’s best tourist resort. Outdoor sports are also a part of the lives of residents here.

  • Chinese status is respected

Australia has developed economy and social civilization, more than 200 nationalities, using 140 languages, live in harmony in this multicultural policy of the country. And through the joint efforts of Chinese immigrants for hundreds of years, Australia’s biggest Asian community is established. Chinese immigrants have a population of over 400,000, and they have a very important position in Australian society in terms of economy, politics, culture and life. This is evident from the fact that many Chinese have been elected by local councils in recent years. Every year of the Chinese Spring Festival and the dragon boat boatrace has become a part of the local cultural life. Chinese lawyers, accountants, doctors, architects, engineers, teachers, administrators, civil servants, entrepreneurs, businessmen around, many people in the mainstream society is also important.

  • Perfect welfare system

The Australian social security system, which began in 1910, was a pioneer in the world-recognized social welfare program.

Pension: Male 65 years old, female 60 years old Amount is dependent on income and assets. Those who receive pensions can receive preferential treatment of medical drugs and other health care. There are other benefits such as: reduction of transportation costs, local taxes, electricity and vehicle registration fees and so on.

Pension: This treatment is available to all injured and disabled patients, including rehabilitation and training, nursing and transportation subsidies.

Unemployment Benefits: Australia’s program of assistance for the unemployed is designed to ensure that unemployed people seeking jobs are pursuing improved employment opportunities. The unemployed are receiving education and training to earn enough income to sustain themselves and their families.

Families with Children: The purpose of the federal government is to ensure that families with children (including single-parent families) receive adequate income and other reasonable support to meet the costs of child-rearing. Those who raise one or more children are eligible for a subsidy, which is usually given once every two weeks and to the primary guardian, usually to the child’s mother. Low-income families can get more funding.

Special funding: In Australia, there is also a special case grant project, which aims to encourage autonomy and economic independence.

  • High quality education resources

Under the impetus of the diversity of Australian immigration, with American and British modern education system according to system, Australia has a world-class educational resource in its superior educational environment naturally attracted more people can also be of all ages. While Australia’s social welfare for compulsory education covers many stages of education.

Preschool education: the vast majority of children in Australia before 5 years old study at preschool center, the center generally enrolled four-year-old children, two classes for two groups of children every day.

Primary and secondary school education: implement the compulsory education in Australia’s age is 15 or 16 years old (state regulations is not the same). About 72% of the children are in the government’s public school, primary and secondary schools are free.

Higher education: there are about 40 institutions of higher education in Australia, which offer internationally recognized degrees and postgraduate diplomas for a range of courses. Higher school fees may apply to the government for loans, the loan after the students to participate in the work, its annual income reached Australia’s average wage is must through the tax system shall be repaid, and repay this does not affect the standard of living.

TAFE: If you do not go to college after high school, you can take the technical training (TAFE) to learn the skills you need to work. Australia now has a total of 285 institutes of technical education, and its education and training are recognized throughout the country.

  • Free health care system

All Australian residents are entitled to free treatment under the Australian National Health Insurance Scheme in public hospitals. Australia has a total of 1,100 hospitals, of which 65% are public hospitals. There were about 42,000 registered doctors and 190,000 registered nurses. The federal government funds a range of health care activities for families and communities while providing financial assistance to 236,000 low-income and middle-income families with dependent children. At present, the National Child Care Center has been increased to more than 250,000.

  • Australian Economy and Employment

Due to the rapid economic growth in Australia, its economic structure is also fully in response to the country’s economic development needs. Australia is the world’s most developed animal husbandry countries, exports of wool and beef are ranked first in the world, and such income accounted for only 4% of total national income. Australia’s largest economy is the services sector, which includes construction, wholesale and retail, transportation, tourism and entertainment, real estate and business services. The output value of the service industry accounts for about 70% of Australia’s total output value. The industry employs 80% of the total population, or eight out of every ten Australians work in the service sector. Manufacturing in Australia also accounts for about 14.5% of GDP, of which the information industry is Australia’s fastest-growing economy, and the information technology market has a turnover of around Australian $ 23 billion. Australia is driving a line with Australia’s national conditions, to adapt to today’s world economic development and has a strong vitality of the economic system and industrial structure. As the economy rises, so the Australian labor market demand. Australia’s unique employment service system “Center Connection Department” (CENTRELINK) will be free for each Australian resident’s employment services. You can apply for employment in the nearest district office and get help from the center’s office, which is located throughout the country. Newspapers in Australia, especially on Wednesdays and Saturdays, are the main sources of information on job vacancies. There are also a number of private employment agencies can provide employment services professionals.

  • Avoid double taxation

In addition to the double tax exemption provided by the foreign tax credit system, the Australian Government has entered into a comprehensive agreement with 35 countries to avoid double taxation, including China. Therefore, any oversea investor does not have to worry about pay double taxation for your overseas assets and good business activities because you become a resident of Australia.