Skill Select Invitation Round

Invitation Round: 26 July 2021 The number of invitations issued: Skilled Independent Subclass 189 visa: 500 invitations Skilled Work Regional Subclass 491 visa-Family sponsored: 250 invitations Minimum points score: Skilled Independent Subclass 189 visa: 80 Skilled Work Regional Subclass 491 visa –Family-sponsored: 65

Migration (Income Threshold and Exemptions for Subclass 189 Visa (New Zealand Stream)) Instrument (LIN 21/018) 2021

Migration (Income Threshold and Exemptions for Subclass 189 Visa (New Zealand Stream)) Instrument (LIN 21/018) 2021 dated 13 May 2021 [“the Instrument”] inserts a new class of applicants who are exempted from the primary criterion of minimum amount of taxable income requirements for Skilled Independent (Subclass) 189 visa and outlines the evidence required for this…

Information on Subclass 189, 190 and 491 Visa applications

The Department of Home Affairs have released information on 21 January 2021 under Freedom of Information request (FOI) providing information on Skilled Independent (Subclass 189), Skilled Nominated (Subclass 190)and  Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) (Subclass 491) visa applications on hand as on 31 December 2020. According to the information, the following number of skilled visa applications…

Information on Subclass 189 Visa applications

The Department of Home Affairs have released information on 16 October 2020 under Freedom of Information request (FOI) providing information on Subclass 189 Skilled Independent Visa applications by occupation on hand as at 30 September 2020 and the number of visas granted for the period from 01 September 2020 to 30 September 2020. According to…