Monthly Archives: July 2012

Business Innovation and Investment Visa

is for applicant who are
  • establish a new or develop an existing business in Australia or
  • make investment in a designated State or Territory; or
  • invest at least A$5 million in Australia in complying investments.
The Threhold investment amount for investor stream is A$1.5 million....
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Change to the Subclass 457 program

After 1 July 2013 it is possible to refuse a subclass 457 nomination if the tasks of the nominated occupation do not correspond to the tasks of en eligible occupation or the position associated with nominated occupation is not genuine. The requirement to meet the training benchmark is now an ongoing and...
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SkillSelect is an online system enable applicant to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI). Applicant may be nominated for skilled visas by Australian employers or state and territory government or may be invited by the Australian Government to lodge a visa application. An EOI will remain in SkillSelect for a maximum two...
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Skill Independent (subclass 189) visa

Basic requirement for subclass 189
  • submission of EOI
  • invite to apply
  • younger than 50 years old at the time you are invited to apply
  • nominated occupation is on the relevant skilled occupation list
  • pass the skill assessment by relevant assessing authority
  • at least competent English
  • score at least 60 on the points test
  • meet the health and character requirements.
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