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IBISWorld’s Migration Agents market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.


Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Demand for migration agent services is influenced by government policy

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    Operators in the Migration Agents industry assist people wanting to visit or reside in Australia with visa applications and related information and assistance. While some migration agents provide services at no charge via voluntary organisations and non-profit firms, most agents work for private companies and charge fees for services and advice. Some migration agents operate as lawyers and provide additional services, such as legal representation in court if a visa is refused, or other legal advice regarding a visa application. Although migration agents can advise a client whether a visa application is likely to succeed, the actual decision is made by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection...

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    What is the Migration Agents industry?

    The geographic distribution of establishments and revenue in the industry is based on population levels and business locations. Migration agents tend to be located in areas with high populations, as these areas have higher migrant levels. As businesses use migration agents for employer sponsored visa applications, many industry firms tend to locate themselves near business regions. Due to their high populations and business activity levels, New South Wales and Victoria account for the highest share of industry revenue and establishments. Combined, these two states are expected to account for 68.7% of industry revenue and 69.5% of industry establishments in 2016-17.

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    Additional Insights for the Migration Agents Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Migration Agents Industry are

  • Ability to attract local support and patronage
  • Ability to effectively communicate and negotiate
  • Ability to pass on cost increases
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Net migration and Demand from temporary staff services in the Migration Agents industry impact industry performance..

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    Products & Brands

    Major products in this industry
    Temporary worker 457 visa applications
    Student visa applications
    Employer sponsored visa applications
    General skilled worker visa applications
    Family visa applications
    Temporary resident visa applications
    Refugee and protection visa applications
    Other visa applications

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Net migration
  • Demand from temporary staff services
  • National unemployment rate
  • International tourist visitor nights
  • Mortgage affordability

  • Current Performance
  • Timely application processes
  • Policy and demand changes
  • Enterprises and profit changes
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Steady arrivals growth
  • Future government policy
  • Revenue and profit
  • Industry changes
  • Table: Migration Agents Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Migration Agents Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Computer and Software Retailing
  • Furniture Retailing
  • Telecommunications Services

  • Products & Services
  • Temporary worker 457 visa applications
  • Student visa applications
  • Employer sponsored visa applications
  • Temporary resident visa applications
  • Other visa applications
  • General skilled worker visa applications
  • Family visa applications
  • Refugee and protection visa applications
  • Chart: Migration Agents Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Migrants aged 20 to 29
  • Migrants aged up to 19
  • Migrants aged 30 to 39
  • Migrants aged 40 and over
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Migration Agents Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Rent
  • Depreciation, purchases and utilities
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Migration Agents

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Migration Agents Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    There are no major players in this industry
    Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Migration Agents Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Migration Agents Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Temp & Perm NOM Arrivals (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Net Overseas Migration
  • Net overseas migration (NOM) is the difference between migration arrivals to Australia and migration departures from Australia.
  • Registered Migration Agent
  • A registered migration agent (RMA) has satisfied the requirements as set out by the government to supply migration agent services to clients.
  • Subclass 457 Visa
  • A temporary visa available for foreign workers with specific skills as listed by the government. To be replaced with Temporary Skill Shortage (TSS) visas from March 2018.
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