There are significant number of temporary visa holders in Tasmania that have lost their jobs and are experiencing hardship due to the restrictions in place to protect Tasmanians.
In view of this, the Tasmanian government has recently announced the following assistance that will be made available to temporary visa holders:
1. Pandemic Isolation Assistance Grants will be made available for those who can demonstrate genuine financial hardship as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
2. Emergency relief and assistance provided through partnered non-government organisations where required.
3. The Temporary Visa Holder Skilled Employee Assistance Program is specifically designed to assist skilled temporary visa holders to maintain a connection with their employers during COVID 19.
Eligible visa categories:
Details of the assistance can be accessed through their website at
We provide commercial dispute resolution services to that offer better solutions to our Clients. This
brings the benefits of certainty, reduced costs and personal stress of traditional Court litigation.
However should Court litigation becomes unavoidable, we protect our Clients’ interests and provide
them with options to enable them to decide which option is best for them.
Ours areas of Commercial dispute resolution practice include:
Contract / Insurance / Superannuation disputes
Leases and licence disputes
Breaches of Corporations Law and Directors duties
Partnership and Joint Venture disputes