SkillSelect Invitation Round

Invitation Round: 21 January 2022 The number of invitations issued: Skilled Independent Subclass 189 visa: 200 invitations Skilled Work Regional Subclass 491 visa-Family sponsored: 200 invitations Minimum points score: Skilled Independent Subclass 189 visa: 90 Skilled Work Regional Subclass 491 visa –Family sponsored: 80

Skill Select Invitation Round

Invitation Round: 29 October 2021 The number of invitations issued: Skilled Independent Subclass 189 visa: 200 invitations Skilled Work Regional Subclass 491 visa-Family sponsored: 200 invitations Minimum points score: Skilled Independent Subclass 189 visa: 90 Skilled Work Regional Subclass 491 visa –Family-sponsored: 80

NSW Business Migration Program Update

NSW has announced that the applications for State’s nomination for Business Migration Program 2021–22 can be made online for Subclass 188 (Business Innovation and Investment) provisional visa. Eligible applicants must meet all the criteria, including State-specific requirements and the Department’s requirements are eligible to lodge an Expression of Interest (EOI) in SkillSelect in the following…

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

Canberra residence integrity check

Canberra is undertaking integrity check of continued residence of nominees in Canberra, for whom ACT nominations for skilled migration were approved in December 2019 and January 2020. As part of the process, the nominees must provide evidence of their continuing residence in ACT to ensure that their nomination is not withdrawn by the Territory. ACT…

Invitation Rounds during Covid-19

The Department of Home Affairs runs invitation rounds every month for Skilled Independent Visa (Subclass 189) and Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa (subclass 491) – Family Sponsored Stream. The number of invitation issued in each round may vary depending on the number of applications that are being processed by the Department. It is important to…