The federal govt has ditched its controversial billion-greenback approach to outsource Australia’s visa processing system right after adopting a new policy that will see it create a reusable business-scale workflow processing functionality.
Acting immigration minister Alan Tudge discovered the final decision and the “new policy technique to the acquisition and shipping of workflow processing capability” amid the fast escalating coronavirus pandemic late on Friday.
It comes extra than two years right after the Section of Home Affairs to start with went wanting for an exterior supplier to layout, build and operated a ‘global electronic platform’ that would replace the country’s two present visa processing platforms.
The system, which was expected to be rolled out in 2021, was envisaged to process 90 percent of all visa apps, and combine with other 3rd-bash systems to enable men and women to utilize for visa as the place of reserving journey.
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