Skill Nominated Visa (subclass 190)

Skill Nominated Visa (subclass 190)

This visa lets nominated skilled workers live and work in Australia as permanent residents.

190 Skill Nominated Visa Details:

Stay period  Permanent
What you can do with this visa 
  • Work and study anywhere in Australia;
  • Sponsor eligible relatives for permanent residence;
  • If eligible, become an Australian citizen.
Requirements Must:

  • Have an occupation on the relevant skilled list;
  • Have a suitable skills assessment for the occupation;
  • Be invited to apply for this visa;
  • Satisfy the points test.

Main Applicant:

  • From $3,755 AUD.

Sub Applicant:

  • Over 18 years of age: AU $1,875;
  • Under 18 years of age: AU $940.
Conditions  Not marry before first entry.
Processing times 
  • 75% of applications: 9 months;
  • 90% of applications 11 months.

(Note: above fees are subject to the final fee charged by the Australian Immigration Department)