Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional Visa

Unlock Your Path to Regional Success with Skilled Employer Sponsored Visa in Australia

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The Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional) Visa, Subclass 494, is a temporary visa that allows skilled workers to live and work in regional Australia for up to 5 years.

To be eligible, an applicant must be nominated by an Australian employer located in a regional area and have the necessary skills and qualifications to fulfill the role. This visa provides a pathway to permanent residency through the Subclass 191 visa after working in a regional area for at least 3 years. The visa processing time can vary depending on individual circumstances and can take up to several months.

Processing times for the Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional Visa (Subclass 494) in Australia:

Stage of Application Processing Time
Initial Assessment
4-6 weeks
Invitation to Apply
2-4 weeks
Lodgement of Application
6-8 months
Application Assessment
12-14 months
Visa Decision
3-4 weeks

Note: Processing times are subject to change and can vary depending on individual circumstances.

It is important to ensure that all eligibility criteria are met and that the application is complete and accurate to avoid any delays or complications in the process.

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Are you looking to apply for a Skilled Employer Sponsored Visa in Australia?

 Look no further than ISMS, located in Sydney. Our team of experienced migration agents can guide you through the process and ensure that your application meets all requirements. Contact us today to start your journey towards living and working in Australia.


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