News
05 Jan 2020

Boosting our population: DAMA II marks successful first year

Northern Territory (NT) businesses sought to fill 520 positions with skilled migrants in 2019 - a 263% year-on-year increase - following a major change to the NT’s Designated Area Migration Agreement (DAMA).

DAMA II, a bilateral agreement between the NT and Australian governments, came into effect on 1 January 2019 with the inclusion of a pathway to permanent residency.

Read the full media release on boosting our population: DAMA II marks successful first year.