Canberra is built on the collective spirit and potential of Australia’s people – and we welcome everyone.
Around 25 per cent of our population were born overseas and every year, thousands of international students choose to study here.
Our open and connected community encourages innovation. If you live overseas and are ready to move here, there are several ways you can make it happen.
There are two visa pathways for employers in Canberra who want to sponsor a skilled overseas employee for permanent residence under the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (RSMS):
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Canberra is small enough to offer a relaxed and natural environment with a countryside-like feeling and at the same time big enough to offer all amenities required for a dynamic and modern contemporary living in a world level city.
One of my favourite things about Canberra is the true luxury of life here; everyone appears to be happy and vibrant.
Faisal Murabet and his family share their tips on migrating to Canberra.