With good life quality and great healthcare benefits, Australia has surpassed nations like the United Kingdom and America as the choice for immigration. The Immigration to Australia, just like Canada, is also a point-based measurement system in here also the points are calculated as per certain factors. These parameters for score calculation are the age, language, Nominated occupation, work experience, education, and professional year of the candidate. There is a minimum score requirement of 60 points for selection to be eligible for the Australian visa.
Australian immigration can be undertaken through the General Skilled Migration Program, and for this, the candidates should choose a skilled occupation that matches their profile in Australia’s Skilled Occupations List (SOL). Then depending on the skill type, there are different programs for Australia PR -
The prominent Australia PR visa categories are –
It allows the temporary graduates to remain in Australia to work, study, or to live after they have completed their education. There are two streams under this visa- Graduate work stream and post- study work stream.
It is the skilled independent visa and is a point-based visa for skilled workers who are not sponsored by an Australian employer, family member, or any state or territory
It is the skilled Regional visa to allow immigrants to stay in Australia indefinitely and work and study in the country.
It is a point-based assessment visa for Skilled workers who are nominated to study, work and live in Australia
It is a Skilled Regional (Provisional) Visa that helps the immigrants live in the regional area. For this, one needs to be sponsored by a relative living in the area or the state or government.
It allows the skilled workers to come to Australia and work for an approved employer for one day to a maximum of four years.
For an Australian PR application, Processing will depend on many factors. Things like timely and accurate submission of documents and also proper filing of the visa application can play a significant role in the time duration. If the candidate’s occupation is in high demand, the odds are in your favor, and the Processing of the application can be faster. On average, the Processing of the application in the General Skilled Workers Category in the three popular categories of Subclass 189, Subclass 190, and Subclass 489 can range from 7 to 9 months. Still, it will happen only when all the documentation and proceedings are proper and accurate. Remember that Sub Class 189 and Subclass 190 is a permanent visa and allows you to enjoy the special benefits attached to them.