Australia State Sponsored Visa

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Skilled Nominated Visa Subclass 190

The Australian State Sponsorship Migration visa (subclass 190) is a permanent immigration visa which will allow you to settle in Australia and work a job that is in high demand in a particular state.

To meet the requirements, your occupation needs to fall on one of the Australian skilled occupation lists, you have to score a minimum of 60 points on the Australian points system and your English language skills should be of a proficient level. Irish, UK, US and Canadian passport holders will not be required to pass an English test if the other visa requirements are met.

You need to select a state where your skills are in high demand and fill the shortage for your occupation for the first 2 years of your visa.

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Visa First is a MARA registered agent with more than 10 years of experience with Australian skilled migration visa applications and are handling thousands of immigrant visa files each year. Visa First provides a full service where we will assess your eligibility, review your documents, prepare and submit each stage of your application and follow up with the relevant assessing bodies and the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection until your skilled migration visa is processed successfully.

Requirements Overview

  • You satisfy the Basic Requirements (age, English language, qualifications, nominated occupation, work experience, skills, health, character).
  • You pass the Points Test with at least 60 points.
  • You nominate a skilled occupation from the Skilled Occupation List and on the State Shortage List.
  • You are under 50 years of age.

Once your application for an Australia State Sponsored Migrant Visa is successful, you will be granted a 5 year multiple entry visa to live and work in Australia. You only need to live in Australia for 2 out of 5 years to qualify to get the visa reissued for another 5 years. Or if you spend 4 years in Australia you can be eligible for citizenship. If you are nominated by a State or Territory government, you need to agree to remain in the State for a period of at least two (2) years.

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Visa First can help set you up with everything you need to start living and working in Australia including a bank account, tax file number, tax information, a mobile SIM card, work courses, jobs and other arrival packages. 

Why Move to Australia?

  • Australia needs skilled workers urgently - 150,000 jobs are advertised weekly.
  • The unemployment rate is no more than 5%.
  • Full time permanent work available and Salaries paid to equate to suitable work experience.
  • Quality of living in Australia consistently outperforms that in the UK and Ireland (Mercer).

Why Subclass 190 is Right for You

If you do not have a job offer, or you have dependents, and want to become a permanent resident, the Australia State Sponsored visa is the option for you. It's a points based visa that will allow you to work anywhere in Australia. Family member can be included on the application but you must be less than 50 years to apply.

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