Opal Immigration Services, Geelong, AustraliaIf you want a visa to stay in Australia, or you want a visa to come to Australia, Opal Immigration Services in Geelong (75km from Melbourne), Victoria can assist you.
We understand that migration is a major decision – it is often not about the first visa, it is about you and your long term goals. We have assisted clients from all over the world to migrate to Australia and acquire permanent residency.
Jane Elliot is a Registered Migration Agent and the owner and founder of Opal Immigration Services. Jane is a Registered Migration Agent and member of the Migration Institute of Australia.
Registered Migration Agent
- She is the Editor of the Agents Reference Manual published quarterly by the Migration Institute of Australia.
- She has lectured and run workshops on the RSMS visa program and recent changes to the General Skilled Migration program
- She has run formal mentoring sessions for newly registered Agents in Melbourne
- In 2011 she was awarded the MIA Service Award for services to the Migration Institute of Australia and its members.
Prior to setting up her own immigration practice, Jane was a senior executive in the publishing industry living and working overseas for many years. In the UK and the USA she travelled extensively running editorial offices in South Carolina, Chicago, San Francisco and New Hampshire. Her work also took her to South Africa, Hong Kong, Belgium, France and Malaysia. She is married to a Ukrainian and has family in Ukraine. Jane has first hand experience with the issues people face in changing countries.
Read about what a Registered Migration Agent can do and how Opal Immigration Services can help you or your business.
Services Administration Manager
Alla Ponomarenko is Opal Immigration Services Administration Manager. She often works with clients to book consultations, return documents, assist with Australian Federal Police clearances and generally take care of our office and our clients.
Alla was born in Moscow and is a fluent Russian speaker. She and her family emigrated to Australia in 2006 and all are now proud Australian citizens. In Russia Alla worked for more than 15 years as a Project Manager with one of Russia's biggest software development companies.