- There’s an estimated 100,000 undocumented workers in Australia
- Around two-thirds, or 75,000 of those work in agriculture
- A group of Nationals MPs are proposing a one-two year visa, for these workers to transition to
Immigration lawyer for the United Workers Union Sanmati Verma said the pandemic had hit undocumented workers particularly hard and that would continue with the vaccine rollout.
“The experience of undocumented workers has been truly awful during the pandemic,” she said.
“Of course, if you’re undocumented, you don’t have access to…