Skilled Nominated Subclass 190 Visa

Subclass 190 skilled independent visa is a permanent residency visa and must be nominated by a State or Territory Government. To apply for Skilled nominated subclass 190, required to lodge an expression of Interest through Skill Select and invited by the department of immigration. You must lodge the invitation with in 60 days from the invitation.


Visa Criteria

In order to qualify for a Subclass 190 visa, you would need to :

Nomination by a State or Territory Government

Each State and Territory Governments publish a list of occupations in short supply in their area. Each state and territory have specific requirements in terms of work experience, English language ability or specialised skills.

Where can I apply this visa?

You can either be in Australia or overseas when you apply for a Subclass 190 Visa. A holder of a substantive visa, bridging visa A, bridging visa B or bridging visa C can lodge an visa with in Australia. Once you apply from within Australia, you would receive a bridging visa allowing you to remain in Australia during processing of your visa application.

Who can be included in this visa?

You can include the following family members in your application:

  • Spouse or de facto partner (including same-sex spouse/partner).
  • Dependent children.

It is possible to include partners and dependent children after lodgement of the application but before finalizing the visa.

Duration and Conditions

A subclass 190 visa is a permanent visa with full work rights. If you are outside Australia when the visa is granted, you and your family members will need to enter Australia for the first time prior to the expiry of the time frame given in the visa grant letter. You would generally be expected to reside for 2 years in the State or Territory which nominated you for the visa.

Maret Migration has significant experience in handling generally skilled visa applications and can help you to get your permanent residency as soon as possible.

Please book an immigration consultation if you would like assistance with your Skilled Nominated Subclass 190 visa application.