Media Release

Building a better migration system and a better future for all

The Settlement Council of Australia (SCOA) supports the release of the much-awaited Migration Strategy yesterday, however calls for a greater focus on supporting migrants after they arrive. The Council is calling for reforms that are focused on both building a better migration system and a better future for new migrants and refugees. 

SCOA welcomes investment for vital settlement services 

The Settlement Council of Australia has welcomed the Federal Government’s commitment to invest $2.6 million for providers of the Settlement Engagement and Transition Support (SETS) program, which will provide long-awaited relief for settlement services facing...

Media Release: SCOA welcomes migrant worker protections

The Settlement Council of Australia (SCOA) welcomes the Federal Government’s package of reforms announced on Monday designed to address migrant worker exploitation.  The Minister of Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs, Andrew Giles committed to...