Vanuatu welcomes changes to Seasonal Worker Program | Pacific Beat

Vanuatu welcomes changes to Seasonal Worker Program

Vanuatu welcomes changes to Seasonal Worker Program

Updated 30 December 2013, 18:28 AEDT

The Australian Government's made amendments to its Seasonal Worker Program that should make it easier for older Pacific Islanders to take part.

From January the first, workers over the age of 45 will also be able to participate.

A ban will also be lifted on workers who've already completed work under the New Zealand seasonal worker scheme.

Presenter: Sam Bolitho.

Speaker: Lionel Kaluat, Vanuatu's Commissioner of Labour.

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