Employment Visa

There are permanent residence visa pathways for skilled workers under the Employer Nomination Scheme. The visas under this scheme allow you to work in Australia under different streams.

1. EMPLOYER NOMINATION SCHEME (SUBCLASS 186)

Eligibility

You must:

  • be nominated by an approved Australian employer
  • are under 45 years of age
  • meet the skills, qualifications and English language requirements of the position
  • meet the other requirements of one of the streams of this visa

Length of stay

Permanently

2. REGIONAL SPONSORED MIGRATION SCHEME VISA (SUBCLASS 187)

Eligibility

You must:

  • be nominated by an approved Australian employer for a job in regional Australia
  • are under 45 years of age
  • meet the skills, qualifications and English language requirements of the position
  • meet the other requirements of one of the streams of this visa

Length of stay

Permanently