Work Visas

Work Visas

If you possess skills and capabilities to enhance Australia’s economy and workforce, then you may be eligible to migrate to Australia by applying for an Australian Work visa. These visas are specifically designed to encourage applicants to obtain sponsorship through an employer or to secure nomination. Many foreigners choose to live and work in Australia because of the lifestyle and employment opportunities offered.

Employers seeking to sponsor or hire foreign workers can visit our Australian Employer Services page.

  • Temporary Skills Shortage Visa (Subclass 482)

    Temporary Skills Shortage Visa (Subclass 482)

    Are you required to fill a temporary skills shortage for an Australian Employer? The 482 is a temporary visa, which entitles skilled workers to work in Australia for up to four years if they are sponsored by an approved Australian employer. It is compulsory for your professional skills or work experience to be relevant to the position you are applying for in Australia.

    Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (RSMS) Visa (Subclass 187 )

    Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (RSMS) Visa (Subclass 187 )

    The RSMS Visa (subclass 187 ) is a permanent residence visa for skilled individuals who want to live and work in regional Australia. Under the RSMS Scheme, employers are entitled to nominate staff from abroad to fill skilled permanent positions they are unable to fill from the local labour market.

    Working Holiday Visa

    Working Holiday Visa (Subclass 417)

    Enjoy an extended holiday in Australia in addition to finding short term employment to fund your travels with the Working Holiday and the Work and Holiday visa programs. work visas that provide individuals between the ages of 18-30 years old the opportunity to work and live in Australia for up to 24 months

  • Employer Nomination Scheme Visa (Subclass 186)

    Employer Nomination Scheme Visa (Subclass 186)

    For Australian employers looking to sponsor skilled workers to live and work full-time in Australia, there is the Employer Nomination Scheme. The applicant must possess relevant qualifications and work experience in the nominated occupation, and be nominated in an eligible skilled occupation as outlined in the Combined list of eligible skilled occupations.

    Northern Territory Designated Area Migration Agreement (DAMA) (Subclass 482 to Subclass 186)

    Under the Designated Area Migration Agreement (DAMA). Northern Territory employers are able to sponsor skilled and semi-skilled overseas workers for positions they are unable to fill with local workers. It applies to the whole of the NT and is custom-made to address current and growing labour market shortages and local terms and conditions of employment.

    Training Visa (Subclass 407)

    Training Visa (Subclass 407)

    Are you required to do additional workplace training to obtain an occupational licence or registration, or wish to enhance your skills in an eligible occupation? The Training visa (subclass 407) is for people who want to come to Australia on a temporary basis to participate in occupational training or professional development.

This Is Australia can determine your eligibility for a work visa and provide you professional advice on the documentation, fees and submission process. Begin your pathway to permanent residency by contacting our migration agents via our online form or call our Queensland office on (07) 5592 0755.