KEY FEATURES APPLICABLE TO SKILLED VISAS
There are a number of requirements that should be met in order to qualify for Australia General Skilled Migration Program. The highest scoring candidates are selected and granted admission, the right to migrate to Australia and land there with their spouse and dependent children. We recommend you to contact us for a full assessment.
Skilled Occupation List
You must prove that you have relevant skills for your nomination occupation, different criteria applies for each occupation
You must not have turned 45 years of age, if you are over 45 other visa options may apply
You must meet at least 65 points of the migration points test. Please note in some cases 65 points will not be sufficient
You must prove that you have at least a competent level of English, the English score applicable for your situation will depend on various factors including your occupation, visa subclass and your overall skills and experience
Skilled Independent (189) visa
To apply for this visa, you’ll need to be working in a job on the Medium and Long Term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) and be able to meet the skill assessment requirements for your occupation.Eligibility for the 189 visa is based on a point score, taking into account age, qualifications, work experience and English competence.
Skilled – Nominated (190) visa
Applications under the 190 State Sponsored Visa category are subject to a points test based on a variety of factors. Applicants who apply for a 190 State Sponsored visa are awarded an additional five points for selecting this option. Although a permanent visa, it is a condition of state sponsorship that you reside in the sponsoring state for the first two years of your residence in Australia.
Subclass 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa
Substituting 489 visa, this is a skilled migration (points tested) visa which requires either state government nomination, or sponsorship by an eligible family member who is settled in a designated regional area. The age limit for this visa is 45 and you must have a positive skills assessment.
With a booming economy and great job opportunities it’s no surprise that people are excited at the prospect of working in Australia. If you’re considering a move and want to put your skills to the test, then there are a wide range of work visas available that can allow you to work, live and play in Australia
TSS Temporary Skill Shortage Visa (subclass 482)
Allows Australian employers to sponsor a person from overseas to work in their business in Australia
Employer Nomination Scheme (Subclass 186) visa
Allows skilled workers who are nominated by their employer live and work in Australia permanently
Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional 494 visa
It has 10,000 places per year and is for applicants with skills that are needed in certain regional areas
Permanent Residence Skilled Regional 191 visa
This visa is for people who have lived in designated regional area Australia on a previous, eligible visa
Temporary Graduate visa - Subclass 485
A temporary visa that allows international students to live, study and work after you have finished your studies.
Working Holiday Visa subclasses 417 & 462
A temporary visa allowing young people usually aged between 18 to 30 to travel and work in Australia
Australia recognizes the need for family members to be together, and the support dependent family members require from their close relatives. The family migration scheme allows eligible persons to sponsor their family members to join them in Australia on a temporary or permanent basis.
Australia’s business skills migration program encourages successful business people (Business Owners, Investors & Senior Executives) to settle permanently in Australia and develop new or existing businesses in Australia.
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