Regional Australia Visa

Source: Regional Australia Postcodes
There are 3 categories of regional areas in Australia:
Category 1 – Major Cities
This category is not considered a regional area and therefore does not have access to regional benefits.
Category 2 – Cities and Major Regional Centres
Have access to the following benefits:
1. Priority processing of regional visas
2. Access to the Regional Occupations List – more jobs compared to non-regional lists
3. 1 extra year of subclass 485 if you hold qualifications of Bachelor or higher from a regional campus
Category 3 – Regional Centres and Other Regional Areas
Have access to the following benefits:
1. Access to the Regional Occupations List – more jobs compared to non-regional lists
2. Priority processing of regional visas
3. Priority processing in negotiation region specific DAMA
4. 2 extra years of subclass 485 if you hold qualifications of Bachelor or higher from a regional category 3 campus

Check regional category based on your postcode

    Choose a state of your residential area to select options available
    Enter the postcode of the residential area you are living in
    Choose the state of your campus location
    Enter the postcode of your campus address