Sub Class 187 –Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme

Skilled Professional workers, aspiring to live and work in Australia as a Permanent Resident can apply under this category. To be eligible to apply under this stream, you need to be working in the regional part of Australia. To be eligible under this stream, you need to

  • Be nominated by an approved Australian Employer for a job in regional Australia
  • Be under the age of 45 years
  • Be able to meet the skills, qualifications and English Language Requirements

There are two streams under which you can apply.

1. Direct Entry Stream

To be eligible to apply under this stream, you should not be qualified under the Temporary Residence Transition (TRT) stream.

Qualifications/eligibility criteria under this stream

  • You need to be Nominated by an Australian Employer
  • You need to work for the nominating employer in regional Australia
  • Your occupation must be part of the list of eligible skilled occupations
  • You must have a minimum competent level of English

Under this VISA, you can stay permanently in Australia and will be eligible to apply for citizenship after few years of living there.

2. Temporary Residence Transition stream

This is a Permanent Residency Visa. Under this stream temporary workers in regional Australia, who wish to permanently settle there can apply. They need to be nominated by an employer from regional Australia.

  • You must be on a TSS VISA.
  • You should have worked full-time for a minimum of three years for your employer
  • You must be nominated by your employer

Check if you satisfy every requirement and proceed to apply.

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  • Help till the point of getting your PR Visa
  • Post landing counseling
  • Post landing Job search assistance

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