Employer Sponsored Visa

Subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme visa

Basic Eligibility
• You must have the necessary skills for the job
• You must be nominated by an Australian employer
• You must meet the health and character requirements
Direct Entry stream
This visa lets skilled workers, who are nominated by an employer, live and work in Australia permanently.
Labour agreement stream
This visa lets skilled workers who are nominated by their employer live and work in Australia permanently. The Labour Agreement stream might be for you if you currently work, or will work, for an employer who is party to a labour agreement.
Temporary Residence Transition stream
This visa lets skilled workers, who are nominated by their employer, live and work in Australia permanently.

Subclass 482 Temporary Skill Shortage visa

In this Visa, we can let an employer sponsor a suitably skilled worker to fill a position they can’t find a suitably skilled Australian to fill.
Short-term stream
Stay
You can stay for up to 2 years or up to 4 if an International Trade Obligation (ITO) applies.
Labour agreement stream
This visa is for skilled workers nominated by an employer with a Labour Agreement. It lets you live and work in Australia temporarily.
Subsequent entrant
This visa enables genuinely skilled workers brought in to address labour shortages to bring their family. It is for family members of subclass 482 and 457 visa holders

Subclass 858 Distinguished Talent visa

With this visa, you can
• Work and study in Australia
• Stay in Australia indefinitely
• Sponsor eligible relatives for permanent residence in Australia

Subclass 891 Investor visa

With this visa, you can
• Carry on your business and investment activity in Australia
• Include members of your family unit
• Travel in and out of Australia for 5 years

Subclass 892 State or Territory Sponsored Business Owner visa

With this visa, you can
• Stay in Australia permanently
• Work and study in Australia
• Apply for Australian citizenship, if you are eligible

Subclass 887 Skilled Regional visa

With this visa, you can
• Work and study anywhere in Australia
• Sponsor eligible relatives for permanent residence
• Apply for Australian citizenship, if eligible

Subclass 893 State or Territory Sponsored Investor visa

With this visa, you can
• Stay in Australia permanently
• Work and study in Australia
• Apply for Australian citizenship, if you are eligible

Subclass 408 Temporary Activity visa

Basic Eligibility
You must
• Have the skills to undertake the activity to be carried out in Australia
• Be supported or sponsored
• Meet additional requirements of the relevant stream