DAMA Employer Information Sessions

News Item Date: 
Monday, November 25, 2019

Dairy-focused sessions will provide an overview of the DAMA (Designated Area Migration Agreement) Program and what is required by employers to be endorsed for a labour agreement to recruit skilled overseas workers.

Representatives from Department of Home Affairs, VETASSESS and Great South Coast (GSC) DAMA will be available and present on the following:

  • Overview of Great South Coast DAMA objectives
  • Approved occupations and concessions
  • Designated Area Representative (DAR) Role and Management of DAMA
  • Labour Agreement Overview
  • How to access the DAMA – request for endorsement
  • Sponsor obligations
  • Nominating workers
  • Skills Assessment requirements
  • Alternative visa options for regional employers

Whilst there will be a focus on the dairy industry, information presented will be applicable to all employers with vacancies in skilled occupations on the Great South Coast approved occupations list.

Civic Centre
25 Liebig Street, Warrnambool
Tuesday December 10, 2019
11am - 2pm

Westvic Dairy
5 Cressy Street, Camperdown
Wednesday December 11, 2019
11am - 2pm

RSVP: By Friday December 6, 2019 to Amanda Heard, Westvic Dairy
amanda [at] westvicdairy [dot] com [dot] au or Ph: 5557 1000