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Skilled Independent Visa (Subclass 189)

Permanent residency visa for highly skilled workers not sponsored by an employer, state, or family member.

Independent Migrant Visa Subclass 189


The Independent Migrant Visa Subclass 189 is a permanent visa allowing skilled professionals to live and work in Australia. This visa is designed for individuals whose occupations are listed on the Skilled Occupation List (SOL), identifying areas where Australia has a shortage of skilled workers.

Benefits of the Independent Visa

  • Live and Work: Enjoy the freedom to live and work anywhere in Australia.
  • Education: Access educational opportunities for yourself and your family.
  • Travel: Unlimited travel in and out of Australia.
  • Citizenship: Potential eligibility for Australian citizenship.
  • Family Sponsorship: Sponsor eligible family members for permanent residency.

Eligibility Requirements for Subclass 189 Visa

To qualify for the Independent Migrant Visa Subclass 189, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Points Score: Achieve a minimum of 65 points based on:
  1. Age
  2. English language proficiency
  3. Educational qualifications
  4. Skilled employment experience
  5. Other factors
  • Occupation: Ensure your occupation is on the Skilled Occupation List.
  • Skills Assessment: Obtain a positive skills assessment from the relevant authority.
  • Expression of Interest (EOI): Submit an EOI and receive an invitation to apply.
  • Age: Be between 18 and 44 years old.
  • Standards: Meet the basic requirements for English language proficiency, health, and character.

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