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General Skilled Migration Visas for PR

General Skilled Migration Visas give skilled a permanent visa and, therefore, PR or Permanent Residency. Oz Migration can help you with this.

Visas In This Group:

  • Skilled Independent visa – subclass 189
  • Skilled Regional sponsored visa – subclass 489 (This visa subclass has two different streams 1) State Regional Sponsored 2) Family Sponsored)
  • Skilled Nominated visa – subclass 190
  • Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa (Subclass 491)

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General Skilled Migration Program

For information on the  Skilled Migration Program:

Skilled Migration Program

Expression of Interest (EOI) Necessary

Firstly, to apply for an Australian visa under the GSM category, you must submit an online Expression of Interest to SkillSelect. Applicants who make a successful Expression of Interest are then invited to make a visa application. Consequently, it is a two-part process; Firstly, submitting an Expression of Interest, and secondly, if the EOI is successful, then the second part of the process is submitting the actual visa application.

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Information for EOI:

Some of the basic information you need for your EOI is:

  • Personal information
  • identification information
  • Work experience information
  • Qualification documents
  • English Language Ability (such as IELTS, PTE test results)
  • Positive skills assessment for your nominated occupation

For EOI informtation:


Note: A positive Skills Assessment remains valid only for three years. So, if you have a positive skills assessment which is more than three years old, then you will need to get a new Skills Assessment.

For Skills Assessment info:

Skills Assessment

A skills assessment must be valid at the time of lodgement for the following visas:

  • Direct Entry stream of the Employer Nominated Scheme  186 visa
  • Direct Entry stream of the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme 494 visa
  • Graduate Work stream of the Temporary Graduate (subclass 485) visa.

A skills assessment must be valid at the time of invitation and application for the following visas:       

  • Skilled – Independent (subclass 189) visa.
  • Skilled – Nominated (subclass 190) visa.
  • Skilled Regional (Provisional) (subclass 489) visa.

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Visas Which Must be Applied for After Getting EOI:

  • Business Talent (Permanent) visa (subclass 132).
  • Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) visa (subclass 188).
  • Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189).
  • Skilled – Nominated visa (subclass 190).
  • Skilled – Nominated or Sponsored (Provisional) visa (subclass 489).

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