Skilled Independent Visa – PR
(Subclass 189)

  • Does not require state nomination

Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional) – TR
(Subclass 494)

  • Employer sponsored stream
  • Labour agreement stream

Skilled Regional Visa – PR
(Subclass 191)

  • Must have held 491 or 494 for at least 3 years
How the application process works / 申请程序
Option 1: 485 Application Process / 485申请流程

Stages

1

Initial Assessment / 初步评估

? Months/
? 月

2

Skills Assessment / 技术评估

? Months/
? 月#

3

Visa Application /签证申请

3 Months/
3个月*

4

Visa Outcome /签证结果

 

# Depends on Relevant Skills Assessment Authority 时间基于相关职业评估机构
^ Based on average processing times by the State / Territory / 时间基于州政府平均处理时间
* Based on average processing times by the Department of Immigration & Border Protection / 时间基于移民和边境保卫部平均处理时间

 
Option 2: 189 Application Process / 189 申请流程

Stages

1

Initial Assessment / 我们的评估

? Months /
?个月

2

Skills Assessment / 技术评估

?Months /
?个月#

3

Expression of Interest /签证意向书

2 weeks /
2周

4

Visa Application /签证申请

18 Months /
18个月^

5

Visa Outcome /签证结果

 

# Depends on Relevant Skills Assessment Authority / 时间基于相关职业评估机构
^ Based on average processing times by the State / Territory / 时间基于州政府平均处理时间
* Based on average processing times by the Department of Immigration & Border Protection / 时间基于移民和边境保卫部平均处理时间

 
Option 3: 190 Application Process / 190 申请流程

Stages

1

Initial Assessment / 我们的评估

? Months /
?个月

2

Skills Assessment / 技术评估

2 Months /
2个月#

3

Expression of Interest /签证意向书

2 weeks /
2周

4

State or Territory Nomination / 州政府提名

2 Months /
2个月^

5

Visa Application /签证申请

5 Months /
5个月*

6

Visa Outcome /签证结果

 

# Depends on Relevant Skills Assessment Authority / 技能评估有决定性的作用
^ Based on average processing times by the State / Territory / 时间基于州政府平均处理时间
* Based on average processing times by the Department of Immigration & Border Protection / 时间基于移民和边境保卫部平均处理时间

 
Skilled Migration Program
ANZSCO Occupations Levels
Skilled Visas Overview

How does the invitations work?

Invitations for points tested visas

Invitations will be ranked in the following order:
  • First – primary applicants with a skilled spouse or de facto partner
  • Equal First – primary applicants without a spouse or de facto partner
  • Second – Primary applicants with a spouse or de facto partner who can demonstrate competent English, but does not have the skills for skilled partner points (age and skills)
  • Third – Primary applicants with a partner who is ineligible for either competent English or Skilled partner points. These applicants will be ranked below all other cohorts, if all other points claims are equal
Click here to calculate your points

Regional Postcodes for Skilled Migration (subclass 189, 190, 489, and 887)

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