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Australia offers many job opportunities to skilled professionals that allow them to migrate here. The benefits are mutual with the employee gaining a beautiful abroad experience in this culturally diverse country and the Australian economy reaping the improvements which helps bettering their workforce.

TYPES OF WORK PERMIT IN AUSTRALIA

SKILLED INDEPENDENT VISA

SKILLED NOMINATED VISA


457 VISA

As announced by PM of Australia on April 18m 2017 temporary work visa - 457 will be abolished and replaced with the completely new TSS visa.

TSS visa (Temporary Skill Shortage)

457 visa (temporary visa) will be replaces with TSS visa in March 2018. Goal of this visa is to provide work visa for up to two years or up to four years (depending on requirement) and will require sponsoring business/company to prove genuineness of skill shortage in Australia. It will require sponsoring institution to pay market salary etc, workers might have to prove English proficiency, need to have minimum work experience of 2 years and age should be less 45 (at time of application) etc. TSS will also lead path to permanent residency.

EMPLOYER NOMINATION SCHEME


WORKING HOLIDAY VISA

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED


APPLYING FOR A WORK VISA

  1. The first step involves determining the category of work visa based upon the job offer.
  2. The applicant must satisfy the requirements of a points-based assessment, if applicable.
  3. The employer must complete an online nomination/sponsorship form, if applicable, before the individual can apply for the visa.
  4. The individual must fill out the online application form of the particular visa category.
  5. Any relevant information and supplementary documents must be submitted along with the application.
  6. The visa application fees must be paid in order for the visa to be processed.
    Around 190,000 permanent visas and 100,000 temporary visas are issued by the Australian government each year. Visa processing usually takes around 8-10 weeks so early applications are encouraged for a stress-free visa process.

Work Visa