Direct Migration Experts have been providing expert advice and migration services and solutions for businesses and individuals since 2008.

Staffed by Immigration Lawyers and Registered Migration Agents with over 20 years’ experience, we connect businesses to international talent and help individuals navigate the complexities of visa applications to ensure a speedy outcome.

The best way to secure an employer nomination or secure a visa sponsorship is to work with specialists like Direct Migration Experts who know the process, know what it takes to lodge a successful, decision ready application and are trusted by regulators and Government Departments involved in employer nomination and visa application approvals.


Our Services Include :

  • Labour Agreements
  • Temporary Skilled Work Visas (TSS)
  • Permanent Residency
  • Permanent Employer Sponsorship
  • Regional Migration
  • Standard Business Sponsorship
  • Partner & Student Visas
  • Visa Appeals

We make it easy and pain free to live and work in Australia.


We handle the end-to-end process, including; a custom application strategy, project management of the application in line with critical timelines, skills assessments, visa application lodgment, compliance with industry specific registration and requirements, and essentially get you to where you need to be – working and living in Australia.


Our People

rnela Tolic

Director and Senior Migration Agent/ Lawyer


Arnela Tolic, an immigrant herself, has been helping people migrate to Australia for more than 10 years.

The people that she has helped are now living and working happily with their families all over Australia.

When you work with Arnela, you can be sure of excellent service and great results because she treats all her clients like her family.

Current Positions:

  • Sessional Lecturer/Presenter-CPD (Continued Professional Development) for registered Immigration Agents and Lawyers
  • Capstone Examiner for Capstone Examinations for newly registered Agents
  • Immigration Lawyer/ Registered Migration Agent
  • NSW State Community representative for Migration Alliance (Migration Agents)

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Michelle Barel

Director and Senior Migration Agent

Michelle Barel is passionate about immigration to Australia and understands the complexity and stress it can place on individuals and their families.

She uses her knowledge and experience to provide excellent advice and practical solutions for their migration problems. You can be confident of a smooth process and an excellent outcome for you and your family when you work with Michelle as she makes your migration dreams a reality.

The aim is to give all my clients a smooth transition and to simplify their experience as Australian Immigration laws are very complex and constantly changing therefore each case is handled personally and with utmost care.

Current Positions:

  • Founder and Senior Migration Agent at Direct Migration Experts
  • Corporate Member of Bondi Chamber of Commerce

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Need help as a Business Owner with Staffing and Australian visa. Get in touch today 1300 015 592

Contact Details

Opening Times

  • Monday 9am to 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am to 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am to 5pm
  • Thursday 9am to 5pm
  • Friday 9am to 5pm