SKILLSELECT – State sponsored (sc190)
This visa allows skilled workers who are nominated by an Australian State or Territory, to live and work in Australia as permanent residents. Some States/Territories may enforce living and working for 2 years in the nominating state.
Points are earned for age, language, skills, & qualifications.
An additional 5 points are earned towards your points’ score for state nomination.
Each State has their own skilled lists, some states may have higher points requirements, other states may require a job offer prior to state nomination.
|75 per cent of applications processed||90 per cent of applications processed|
|6 Months||10 Months|
|Skilled employment in the last 10 years – outside Australia||Points|
|Less than 3 years||0|
|Skilled employment in the last 10 years – in Australia||Points|
|Less than 1 year||0|
|A Doctorate degree from an Australian educational institution or a Doctorate from another educational institution that is of a recognised standard.||20|
|A Bachelor degree from an Australian educational institution or a Bachelor qualification, from another educational institution that is of a recognised standard.||15|
|A diploma or trade qualification completed in Australia||10|
|An award or qualification recognised by the relevant assessing authority for your nominated skilled occupation.||10|
|Australian study requirement||Points|
|At least one degree, diploma or trade qualification from an Australian educational institution that meets the Australian study requirement||5|
|Specialist education qualification||Points|
|A Masters degree by research or a Doctorate degree from an Australian educational institution that included at least two academic years in a relevant field.||5|
|Accredited in a community language||5|
|Study in regional Australia or a low population growth metropolitan area that meets the Australian study requirement||5|
|Partner skill qualifications||5|
|Professional year in Australia||5|
|TOTAL MY POINTS||0|