On 05 January 2021, the State Government’s skilled visa nomination program, Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (Subclass 491) and Skilled Nominated (Permanent) visa (Subclass 190), has re-opened focusing on Victoria’s recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Department of Home Affairs has made additional allocation of State nomination places for remainder of the financial year 2020-2021 program as follows:
|Skilled Nominated (Permanent) visa |
|Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa |
|Interim Allocation (September 2020)||600||200|
|Additional Allocation for 2020-2021||1,900||843|
|Total Skilled Nominations||2,500||1,043|
Eligible candidates must submit a Registration of Interest (ROI) for skilled visa nomination. The timings of the submission window and corresponding selection dates are as follows:
|Submission Window||Selection Day|
|05 January 2021, 10am||11 January 2021, 5pm||22 January 2021|
|02 February 2021, 9am||08 February 2021, 5pm||19 February 2021|
|02 March 2021, 9am||08 March 2021, 5pm||19 March 2021|
|6 April 2021, 9am||12 April 2021, 5pm||23 April 2021|
|4 May 2021, 9am||10 May 2021, 5pm||21 May 2021|
To know more about the how to submit ROI, click here.