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Moving to Australia? Start your new life today, with Australia's leading bank. Opening an account with the Commonwealth Bank is fast, secure and provides you with instant access to your account details. You can start transferring money to your new Australian account straightaway+ and view your balance online before you arrive, using Australia’s number one online bank NetBank.
If you want to work in hospitality (bar/restaurant) you will need to complete a one-day Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) course. And if you wish to work in the construction industry, you will need to pass the one-day Construction Introduction Training Course, (White Card) course.
Select this pack to secure these essential qualifications.
Planning to work in Australia?
You’ll need a Tax File Number (TFN)! Without one you’ll pay tax on your income at the emergency rate of 48%.
With this Tax Saver Pack you avoid emergency tax and organise your TFN before you arrive in Australia. Plus, when you leave Australia, we can also arrange your tax refund.
With an Australian SIM card, you can keep in contact with your family and friends as soon as you arrive in Australia.
You can also kick start your job hunt by including your Australian phone number on your CV before you even leave home!
Instructions for unblocking your phone is also included.
Settle into life in Australia with our Kickstart Pack.
We’ll arrange your airport collection, hostel accommodation (dorm or private), continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi, and an orientation to help you get your bearings when you arrive.
Visa First provides international money transfer services to its clients. This is a fast and easy way to transfer your money abroad. We provide safe transfer process and more cost efficient than a bank could provide.
Visa First makes sure you can start working and getting paid as soon as you get to New Zealand. We will organise your New Zealand bank account before you leave home which means you can transfer money in advance and access it as soon as you arrive.
If you want to transfer money fast and easy to New Zealand, Visa First can support you with safe and reliable service. Our rates are better than the rates of most banks. If you choose an annual subscription there will be no fee for each money transfer and unlimited transfers for the year.
To work in New Zealand, you will need a New Zealand Tax Number – called an Inland Revenue Department (IRD) number. Without an IRD number you will pay tax at the emergency rate of 48%. The Visa First NZ Taxsaver Pack gives you step-by-step instructions for getting your NZ IRD number fast so you can start earning and pay tax at the normal rate of 29%.
Planning a holiday to Russia? Before arriving in Russia, you’ll need to secure adequate travel insurance for the duration of your stay. It is one of the conditions of Russian business and tourist visas. The best place to secure your travel insurance? Easy, Visa First! Our team will ensure you receive the best rates on insurance for your travel needs.
Would you like to improve your English? No matter you’re level – Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced, Visa First can help you! We’ve partnered with two of the biggest English language course providers in order to provide you with the exact language course you need. Sign up here
With this service you can protect yourself should your passport ever be stolen, lost or damaged and you need to get a new one issued while you are in Australia or New Zealand. In such an event, Visa First will cover the costs for your new passport. What’s more, we’ll also re-allocate your existing visa to your new passport free of charge! Our passport cover service is valid for the duration of your visa. Get started here
Visa First can assist you in obtaining a Police Clearance Certificate from Australia, New Zealand or the United Kingdom should you need to provide this document to the relevant Immigration Authorities. Start here
If you’re planning to travel, vacation or study abroad, it’s always a good idea to invest in adequate travel insurance. Travel insurance provides a priceless sense of peace-of-mind while you’re away from home. You never know when you might need it. And you can rest assured that, should the worst happen, you’ll be covered. At Visa First, we will ensure that you receive an insurance package that suits your particular travel needs – and all at an unbeatable price. Secure your Worldwide travel insurance today.