Updated State nomination ranking system

The new ranking system, used for issuing invitations to apply for State nomination gives preference to applicants currently residing in Western Australia. The updated State nomination ranking system: General stream Currently residing in Western Australia Currently residing in another Australian state or territory Highest EOI points score and Oldest EOI submission date. Graduate stream —…

Investor and Significant Investor streams nomination now open in Victoria

On 14 September 2021, Victoria Government has announced that the State nominations for Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) subclass 188Bvisa – Investor stream and Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) subclass 188Cvisa– Significant Investor stream are now open for the program year 2021-2022. The eligibility criteria for Investor stream nomination requires the applicants to be less…

Occupation Listfor NSW Skilled Migration Program2021–22

NSW has announced the State’sSkilled Occupation lists for the 2021-22 financial year for the skilled visas, both the Skilled Nominated (Permanent) Subclass 190 visa and Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Subclass 491 visa, for highly skilled professionals in various occupations to drive economic growth in the State. The applicants must have a positive skills assessment outcome…

NSW update regarding skilled and business migration programs

The State Government’s skilled visa nomination program, Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (Subclass 491) and Skilled Nominated (Permanent) visa (Subclass 190), is ongoing and Business migration program, Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) visa (Subclass 188) and Business Talent (Permanent) visa (Subclass 132 visa), will re-open in early February 2021. NSW specifies 30 occupations for Skilled…

Tasmania update regarding skilled and business migration programs

On 29 January 2021, 1pm the State Government’s skilled visa nomination program, Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (Subclass 491) and Skilled Nominated (Permanent) visa (Subclass 190), and Business migration program, Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) visa (Subclass 188) and Business Talent (Permanent) visa (Subclass 132 visa), will re-open with updated requirements and documents. The Department…

Victoria update regarding Skilled Visa nominations

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…

Queensland State Nomination Program now open

Business and Skilled Migration Queensland (BSMQ) has opened the State Nomination for Business Program and Skilled Migration Program from Tuesday 29 September 2020 until Monday 05 October 2020 to consider decision-ready applications in a COVID-19 priority area. While the Business Program is open to onshore and offshore applicants, the Skilled Migration Program is open only…