East West Migration can help you take advantage of Australia’s efforts to recruit skilled individuals who wish to come and live in Australia. Although the process is quite complicated, our registered migration specialist can assist you to select the right visa option and guide you through the eligibility criteria.
There are six states and two Territories in Australia, and each state and territory has its own occupation list and requirements for skilled visas. At East West Migration, our registered migration specialist have exceptional knowledge in State Sponsored Visas and Skilled Independent Visas.
GSM visas are available for highly skilled applicants who have enough points and meet the eligibility requirements. Our registered migration specialist can help you through the entire process, from the skill assessment through to obtaining your permanent GSM visa.
SUBCLASS 190 – SKILLED NOMINATED VISA
The applicant must have an occupation on the relevant skilled list, a suitable skills assessment for the occupation, with satisfactory results in the points test, and will need to be nominated by an Australian state or territory government agency.
SUBCLASS 485 – TEMPORARY GRADUATE VISA
This is a temporary visa that allows international students to live, study and work after they have finished their studies. There are two streams – Graduate Work stream and Post-Study Work stream.
SUBCLASS 491- SKILLED WORK REGIONAL (PROVISIONAL) VISA
The skilled regional visa is a five years visa. To qualify you would need be sponsored by either a relative living in a designated area or a State or Territory Government. You can travel to and from Australia as many times as you want, while the visa is valid.
SUBCLASS 887 – SKILLED REGIONAL VISA
This is a permanent visa for applicants who have lived in certain regional areas of Australia on a provisional basis for at least one year, holding a subclass 489, 495, 496, 475 or 487 visa for at least 2 years. Once qualified, allows the holder to live anywhere in Australia.
SUBCLASS 189 – POINTS TESTED STREAM
This is a points-tested permanent General Skilled Migration visa which allows skilled workers to live permanently in Australia. This category of Skilled visa does not require sponsorship from a States or Territory government. This visa is also available to eligible New Zealand citizens who have demonstrated commitment and contribution to Australia, live and work in Australia permanently.