Australia has very wide range of temporary resident and permanent resident program compared to any other country around the world.
The Skilled-Independent visa (subclass 189) is a permanent residence visa for points-tested skilled workers who want to work and live in Australia.
Subclass 189 is Australia’s general permanent residence program .It is completely point based system program. The basic requirements for applying in Subclass 189 are that your occupation should be on skilled occupation list and achieving sufficient score in point test.
The minimum requirement of applying for this visa is 60 points out of 100 points.
Selection factors include Age, Education, English proficiency along with several other factors and sponsorship by state or region.
The selection factors and criteria for subclass 190 are similar to General Subclass 189 the only difference is the state nomination. Skilled nominated visa is for skilled worker applying under points system and are nominated by state or territory of Australia for permanent resident visa.
This visa is for skilled workers under point system who score insufficient in general immigration program and need some extra points. Under subclass 489 there are some conditions applicable like living in specified regional areas of Australia for four years time frame.
You can apply for this visa if you are invited by:
▦ Australian State or Territory Government.
▦ Sponsored by Eligible relative living in designated area of Australia.
▦ The selection factors and criteria for subclass 489 are similar to General Subclass 189 the only difference is the regional nomination.
▦ Candidates need to get pass mark of 60 points out of 100 points.
This visa gives opportunity to people who can invest in Australian States or Territories. Subclass 188 includes following streams.
Streams in Subclass 188
1. Business Innovation Stream.
2. Investor Stream.
3. Significant Investor Stream.
This is Spouse/Dependent Visa category for Australia. The partner visa is temporary visa and after two years permanent status is granted.
You are eligible to apply if your Spouse or Partner is Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident or eligible New Zealand Citizen.
Your marriage must be valid and recognized by Australia.
For more information please contact EMMA OVERSEAS KURUKSHETRA.