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Meat processors have a 'bone' to pick over Visa law changes.

Toowoomba's meat processing industry could end up paying higher regulatory costs to hire overseas workers, under new changes to visa laws by the Federal Government. 
The Prime Minister announced the scrapping of the 457 visa scheme on Tuesday, which was originally used to bring in extra labour from overseas, for skilled positions that couldn't be filled locally. 
More than 200 occupations have been cut from the list of applicable jobs under the new scheme. 
While positions in the meat processing industry are still listed, Oakey Beef Exports Manager Pat Gleeson has told the Chronicle - he's worried extra costs associated with the new visa options could be damaging.
(Image courtesy of www.nationalvisas.com.au)

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