Permanent Residency 887 & 191 Visas
The permanent residency visas subclass 887 and 191 visas are the second stage visas giving permanent residence to holders skilled regional or relative provisional visas such as:
Subclass 887 does not require any nomination or sponsorship to grant this visa
To fulfill 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 area of Australia and 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 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 informations.