Australia has a migration program that aims to attract qualified professionals from all over the world: the General Skilled Migration Program. This program allows certain professionals to apply for permanent or temporary visas and move to Australia, to live and work here.
Those professionals must have occupations being sought by the Australian government and meet several requirements in terms of their age, qualifications, work experience and proficiency in English. There are 3 visas within this program:
Check if you qualify with an agent experienced in this type of application. At Bravo Migration we have worked on hundreds of applications for Skilled Visas, and our approval rate is very high.
Subclass 189 requires applicants to have a profession in demand, featuring in the Medium and Long-Term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL). This list is usually reviewed every year.
Subclasses 190 and 491 look at both the MLTSSL and the STSOL (Short-term Skilled Occupation List), as well as state and territories own lists.
All applicants must go through a Skills Assessment to ensure their studies, and in several cases work experience, are equivalent to the minimum standards in Australia.
Every occupation has a different Skills Assessment Authority and therefore different requirements and minimum standards.
All applicants must achieve the minimum score in a government’s Points Test.
The minimum score is 65 and points are allocated in the following categories:
After you obtain a Skills Assessment and score the minimum required on the Points Test, you must lodge an Expression of Interest with SkillSelect: an electronic system in the Department of Immigration that invites people to apply for the visas they are seeking.
We are happy to discuss your eligibility, whether you are a business or an individual, as well as the requirements in detail and your circumstances in particular.
You work with a Registered Migration Agent and a dedicated Case Manager, having access to our great infra-structure, years of experience and superior customer service.
Australian immigration rules are complex and prone to continuous changes.
If you decide to make an application for a Skilled Visa using a Bravo Migration Registered Migration Agent to prepare and lodge the application on your behalf, the whole process will be:
All our Registered Agents migrated to Australia in the past too, so they understand how anxious you may be. No other firm can offer you this kind of understanding.
We look forward to taking care of your case!
An Industrial Engineer from Colombia who came to Australia to study English, fell in love with the country and then decided to live here permanently. He worked with Bravo Migration and got his Permanent Residence Visa.
Wilmer Devia – Industrial Engineer