This Category is for Skilled Professionals who have good command over English language as well as Qualifications and Skills for an occupation that are listed on Short Term, Medium & Long Term Occupation Lists. Since workers are in great demand in Australia, anyone meeting these criteria are eligible to Submit Expression of Interest (EOI) for Visa.
EOI Application is assessed against a point’s test, the SkillSelect program has a pass mark of 65 points. Candidates enter the pool and are ranked based on their points, which is calculated based on factors such as Age, Education, Skilled Work Experience, Partner Skills and Language proficiency in English. A set number of the highest-ranked candidates are invited to apply for Visa through regular draws held every month by Department of Home Affairs, Australia. Once, candidate receives Invitation to Apply Visa (ITA), they have 60 days to submit the application & documents. It takes approximately 8-12 months to decide the application.
The following are some of the basic and or minimum requirements to be met by an applicant:
- Occupation nomination. This should be done in line with your skills and the available nominations under the Skilled Occupation Lists.
- Requisite qualifications and skills which are to be assessed based on the nominated occupation and position.
- English competency.
- An age limit of 45 years.
- The satisfaction of requisite medical and character tests.
The following are the available visas under general skilled migration in Australia and their subsequent sub classes from where we can help you learn more and get the help you need throughout your visa application process:
This is meant for skilled and professional employable individuals with the capacity to do more for the Australian economy. Not sure if this will work for you? Is your occupation in the MLTSSL, otherwise known as the Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List, then this visa class is suitable for you.