Where to go for more info

If you are thinking about starting your Australian dream, below are some links you may find useful to research issues such as how much tax you will pay, general immigration information and information about transferring your UK pension over to Australia:

See how much you can earn by converting AUS$ into GBP£:

http://www.xe.com/ucc/

Work out your Australian net earnings after all deductions here:

http://www.paycalculator.com.au/

As in the UK, Australian tax varies. You can find further information at the Australian Taxation Office:

http://ato.gov.au

The Department of Immigration and Citizenship has a wealth of information for anyone looking to emigrate to Australia:

www.immi.gov.au

Australian Superannuation information:

http://www.ato.gov.au/individuals/pathway.aspx?pc=001/002/064&alias=super

Learn how to transfer your UK pension to Australian Superannuation with this useful fact sheet:

http://www.australiansuper.com/tools-and-resources/~/media/files/Factsheets/Factsheet%20%20Transferring%20your%20UK%20pension%20account%20to%20AustralianSuper.ashx