General Skilled Migration in Australia

The Skilled stream of the Migration Program is designed to attract migrants who make a significant contribution to the Australian economy and fill positions where no Australian workers are available. Skilled migrants have very high participation rates in the workforce, helping to stimulate economic growth, which results in more jobs.

Second, you need to do a self-point check to check your current points. You can calculate your current points here – Points Calculator

  • Subclass 189 – Independent Skilled Visa – Minimum points requirement – 65
  • Subclass 190 – Skilled Nominated Visa – Minimum points requirement – 60
  • Subclass 491 – Skilled Regional (Provisional) Visa – Minimum points requirement – 50

You can check the current occupations that are listed in the Skilled Occupation List in Australia here.

General Migration Visa process after points evaluation

Apply for Skills Assessment
Lodging an EOI
Get Invited
Apply for the Visa
Visa Granted
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Visa Subclasses

Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa (Subclass 491)
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Skilled Recognised Graduate Visa (Subclass 476)
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Skilled Nominated Visa (Subclass 190)
190 visa is a points-based immigration pathway that enables skilled workers to obtain permanent residency...
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Skilled Independent Visa (Subclass 189)
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Skilled Graduate Visa 485 (TR)
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