Posted on June 10, 2016
If you wish to migrate to Australia as a skilled worker, the pathways are several based on your profile, visa category, and preference. However, not every pathway suits your profile and preference. Hence, you must gather the adequate knowledge about the immigration pathways and choose the one that matches your profile and conditions the best.
Let’s first take a look the options you have to immigrate to Australia as a foreign skilled worker
The point based non-sponsored visas are often gets capped very quickly and have limited seats and scope to apply for. For the employer sponsored visas, you have to first get employment nomination, which first have to convince the authorities in Australia that there is a genuine need of foreign employee or skills in Australia (which is not usually easy to achieve).
The State or territory Sponsored visas provide you an opportunity to live and work in Australia both temporary and permanent basis. However, you must get sponsorship/nomination from a state or territory government agency in Australia to apply for this visa.
Let’s take a look at the key State or territory nominated visas in Australia you can apply for:
This is a permanent visa that allows you to live and work in Australia for indefinite period. To apply for this visa, you need to choose an occupation from relevant skilled occupation list and then submit an online EOI (Expression of Interest) in SkillSelect (an electronic immigration system of Australia). Based on your submitted EOI the state or territory government agency in Australia select your profile and nominates it. Once you have received the nomination you can apply for the visa within 60 days of the receipt of nomination.
This visa allows you to live and work in particular regional areas of Australia for up to 4 years. To apply for this visa you need choose an occupation to nominated from relevant skilled occupation list and submit an EOI in the SkillSelect. If you are selected for nomination by specified state or territory government agency, you will have 60 days to apply for the visa.
To get the complete details about the State sponsored visas and apply for the same with thorough accuracy, you may seek the support and guidance from the registered migration expert for Australia at Visas Avenue. The Visas Avenue is a leading immigration advisory company in India for Australia immigration and visa procedure.
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