Category: 491 Visa

Visa changes to support the reopening of Australia and its economic recovery

The government is making changes to the migration programs to support the reopening of Australia and assist its economic recovery. These changes include pathways to PR for STSOL visa holders, extended visas for skilled regional (provisional visa) holders, extended visa application charge waivers for new visitor visa applicants overseas, and increasing the length of stayRead more

Tasmania’s 2021-2022 Skilled Migration Program Now Open

Skilled Migration Program Skilled migrants are attracted to Tasmania because of the state’s enviable lifestyle, career opportunities, affordable housing, reputable schools and a globally recognised university. The Tasmanian Government actively pursues skilled and business migrants in recognition of the significant contribution migrants make to Tasmania’s economy and cultural diversity. Tasmania’s nomination quota for the 2021–2022Read more

Digital Games Skills Added for Victorian Visa Nomination

The good news for digital games engineers is that digital games skills has been added for Victorian visa nomination. The digital sector makes use of technology and innovation to drive economic growth, productivity and competitiveness in Victoria. Applicants using their STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) skills in a business precinct will be highly regarded.Read more

NSW Skilled Work Regional Visa (Subclass 491)

The Skilled Work Regional Visa (Subclass 491) is a provisional visa for skilled workers. The NSW Government can nominate eligible skilled applicants who will commit to working in critical sectors in regional New South Wales. NSW nomination for the Subclass 491 Visa is now by invitation only. Submission Windows Submission windows for the 2021-2022 financialRead more