Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189)

This visa lets invited workers with skills we need live and work permanently anywhere in Australia.

With this visa, you can:

    • stay in Australia permanently
    • work and study in Australia
    • enroll in Australia’s public health care scheme, Medicare
    • sponsor your relatives to come to Australia
    • travel to and from Australia for 5 years
    • if eligible, become an Australian citizen

Newly arrived residents may have to wait before they can access certain Australian Government payments and benefits

Basic requirements:

    • Have a suitable skills assessment
    • You must be aged under 45 when we invite you to apply for the visa.
    • Be able to score 65 points or more when you submit your EOI in SkillSelect
    • At the time of invitation, you must have at least competent English.

Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190)

This visa lets nominated skilled workers live and work in Australia as permanent residents.

With this visa, you can:

    • stay in Australia permanently
    • work and study in Australia
    • enroll in Australia’s public health care scheme, Medicare
    • sponsor your relatives to come to Australia
    • travel to and from Australia for 5 years
    • if eligible, become an Australian citizen

Newly arrived residents may have to wait before they can access certain Australian Government payments and benefits.

Basic requirements:

    • You must have been nominated for this visa by an Australian state or territory government agency
    • Have a suitable skills assessment
    • You must be aged under 45 when we invite you to apply for the visa.
    • Be able to score 65 points or more when you submit your EOI in SkillSelect
    • At the time of invitation, you must have at least competent English.

Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491)

This is a provisional visa. It is for skilled workers who want to live and work in regional Australia.

With this visa, you can:

    • stay in Australia for 5 years from the date we grant you the visa
    • live, work and study in a designated region of Australia
    • travel to and from Australia as many times as you want, while the visa is valid
    • apply for permanent residence, if eligible, through the Permanent Residence (Skilled Regional) visa (subclass 191) – which commences on 16 November 2022.

Designated regional area
You and all members of your family unit who are also holders of the visa, will need to live work and study in a designated regional area of Australia. Your nomination must not be withdrawn, or you will not be granted the visa.

Basic requirements:

    • You must have been nominated for this visa by an Australian state or territory government agency, or sponsored by an eligible relative.
    • Have a suitable skills assessment
    • You must be aged under 45 when we invite you to apply for the visa.
    • Be able to score 65 points or more when you submit your EOI in SkillSelect
    • At the time of invitation, you must have at least competent English.

This visa provides a pathway to: Permanent Residence (Skilled Regional) visa (subclass 191)

This visa is for people who have lived, worked and studied in designated regional area Australia on a previous, eligible visa.

With this visa, you can:

    • stay permanently
    • work and study anywhere in Australia
    • Sponsor eligible relatives for permanently residence
    • apply for Australian citizenship, if eligible.

Why Stephen Young Lawyers?

After Hours Appointment

If you are unable to meet us during working hours, we can always book you in either after work or even during weekends.

Multilingual & Multi-Media

We have patient staff to help you in your language fluently (English / Cantonese / Mandarin). We are easily accessible by phone, email, social media and SMS.

Quality Of Service

We have staff working together to achieve the best possible outcome and will ensure you are up-to-date with the progress of your matter.

Diligent & Responsible

We will hold your hand and assist you with every step and hurdle no matter how daunting the process may be.

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+61 468 331 681
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Contact Numbers

+612 9635 0889
+61 468 331 681
+61 423 095 099

contact-us

Drop us a line

admin@stephenyounglawyers.com.au

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Office Location

Suite 612, Level 6, 118 Church Street, Parramatta NSW 2150

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Office Hours

Mon – Fri : 9:30am – 5:30pm
Weekend & Public Holidays (NSW): Closed

PO Box

PO Box W153, Parramatta Westfield NSW 2150​
DX 28309, Parramatta NSW