Employer Sponsored Stream
Permanent Resident 189 Visa
This visa is a permanent residence visa for points-tested skilled workers. Eligibility: Submit expression of interest
and then be invited through SkillSelect . Visa length: 5 years.
Permanent Resident Nominated190 Visa
Permanent resident visa being nominated by an Australian state or territory government agency. Eligibility Submite expression of interest
and then be invited through SkillSelect
to apply. Visa length: 5 years State or Regional Sponsored Regional Sponsored Provisional 489 The Skilled-Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) is for skilled workers and their families to live, work and study in specified regional areas in Australia for four years. There are two pathways for this visa: the Invited Pathway the Extended Stay Pathway – you must hold a provisional visa in subclass 475, 487, 495 or 496. For family members who are included in your visa application (in either visa pathways), they must be a family member of someone who already holds this visa (subclass 489) or a provisional visa in subclass 475, 487, 495 or 496. Introduction Eligibility Visa length
Subclass 186-The Employer Nomination Scheme visa
This visa is a permanent residence visa. The visa has 2 streams:
The Temporary Residence Transition stream and Direct Entry stream
You would need to have sponsor in anywhere in Australia to sponsor you before applying for visa.
Subclass 187-The Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme visa
The Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme visa (subclass 187) is for skilled workers who want to work in regional Australia. It is part of the Permanent Employer Sponsored Visa program.
The visa is a permanent resident visa. The visa also has two streams:
The Temporary Residence Transition stream and The Direct Entry stream
For both streams, you need to have sponsor in regional area to nominate you before applying for visa.