Skilled Migration Visa
There are a variety of skilled migration options:
Skilled Independent Subclass 189
It is a permanent visa option where in the skilled independent does not require sponsorship by a relative or state/territory government.
Skilled Nominated Subclass 190
This permanent visa requires nomination by an Australian State or Territory government.
Skilled Regional Provisional Subclass 489
This is a 4-year provisional visa which provides holders residential permit only in certain areas of Australia. The visa holder requires to be sponsored by an Australian relative living in a designated area, or by a state or territory government.
Skilled Regional Subclass 887
The Skilled Regional visa is the permanent stage of the Skilled Regional Provisional visa. To be eligible for a Skilled Regional visa, you must live in the concerned region of Australia for 2 years and work full time for 12 months.
Graduate Temporary Subclass 485
The Graduate Temporary visa is a work visa required by international students who have completed a qualification taking 2 years of study in Australia.
Recognised Graduate Subclass 476
This visa allows recent engineering graduates a residence of 18 months in Australia.