Skilled Regional 887 Visas
The Skilled Regional visa - 887 is the second stage visa giving permanent residence to holders of Skilled Regional Provisional visas such as:
Subclass 887 does not require any nomination or sponsorship to grant this visa
To full fill the criteria to apply for this visa, you have a provisional visa for 2 years and during those 2 years, you must live in a regional or low population growth are of Australia if you are sponsored by a region or designated area if sponsored by an Australian relative
To apply for this visa, the applicant must work full time (at least 35 hours per week)12 months in a regional areal area. You can accumulate one or more part time jobs to get 35 hours or more in a week.
Duration and Conditions
Results in the grant of a permanent visa with full work and study rights in Australia. Travel facility is valid for 5 years.
If you currently hold a provisional skilled visa and wish to discuss converting across to a permanent visa, feel free to book an immigration consultation for more information.