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190 Visa (Skilled Nominated Visa)

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What is the 190 Visa? 

  • The Subclass 190 visa, also known as the Skilled Nominated Visa, is a pathway for skilled workers nominated by an Australian state or territory government to live and work in Australia as permanent residents. This visa can be applied for both within and outside Australia.

Eligibility Criteria for the 190 Visa To be eligible for the 190 Visa, you must:

•    Possess an occupation listed on the relevant occupation list.
•    Obtain a successful skills assessment for your nominated occupation.
•    Score a minimum of 65 points on the points assessment.
•    Be nominated by a state or territory government agency.
•    Lodge an Expression of Interest (EOI) and receive an invitation to apply.
•    Be aged between 18 and 44 inclusive.
•    Demonstrate competent English language proficiency.
•    Meet health and character requirements.

Application Process for the 190 Visa

1.    Skills Assessment: Obtain a skills assessment for your nominated occupation.
2.    Expression of Interest (EOI): Submit your EOI via SkillSelect, providing details regarding your skills, work experience, qualifications, and English proficiency.
3.    State Nomination: Choose your desired state or territory for nomination.
4.    Invitation to Apply: Upon being nominated, you'll receive an invitation to apply for the visa, which must be done within 60 days.
5.    Visa Application: Lodge your visa application within the specified timeframe.
Including Family Members Applicants for the 190 visa may include their spouse and/or dependent children in their application.

State Nomination Process Each state or territory government maintains its list of in-demand occupations and specific requirements for nomination, such as work experience, English proficiency, or special skills.
Visa Processing Time Processing times for the 190 Visa vary based on multiple factors, as indicated by the Department of Home Affairs.
Fees The application fee for the 190 Visa starts at AUD 4,240 and may vary based on the number and age of dependents included.

FAQs - Subclass 190 Visa

•    Application Location: You can apply both within and outside Australia.
•    Family Inclusion: Yes, dependent family members can be included.
•    Post-Application Process: After submission, your application undergoes checks for information accuracy and compliance with visa conditions.
•    Australian Citizenship: Eligibility for citizenship may be possible after meeting specific residency requirements.

Additional Services Offered by Brasica Migration

•    Skills Assessment Assistance
•    State/Territory Nomination Guidance
•    Visa Application Support
•    Bridging Visa Management
For personalized assistance and to understand your eligibility for the Subclass 190 visa, schedule an immigration consultation with Brasica Migration.

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