Everything you should know before applying for an Australian skilled migration visa

There are a lot of options for people looking to move to Australia on a Skilled Migration visa. 

Some of the various streams are listed below: 

Skilled Independent visa – subclass 189

This visa is an apt choice for skilled workers looking to migrate to Australia permanently. 

Under this stream, you need no sponsors but you need an invite to apply. It is used to fill Australia’s skill shortages. 

Once the visa is granted, you can live and work anywhere in Australia and will eventually have the option for citizenship.

Skilled Nominated visa – subclass 190 

This visa stream is for skilled workers that are nominated by a state or territory of Australia. 

This stream is also for people looking to move to Australia permanently.

Skilled workers applying for this visa must be willing to settle and remain working in the state or territory that is nominating them for up to 2 years.  

Skilled Regional visa – subclass 491

This is a provisional visa and allows you to stay and work in regional Australia for up to 5 years. 

You need to be nominated by a state or territory government or sponsored by an eligible Australian relative. 

To understand which visa stream is the correct option for you and your profile, you should consider connecting with a registered migration consultant with experience with such cases.

IndeedVisa can provide you with customised solutions and clear, precise information regarding all your queries. We are one of the best migration consultants in Australia and can help you with all visa services. Our 99% success rate, even with the toughest cases, is proof to the fact that we can help you submit a decision-ready application. To book a session, contact us

Everything you should know before applying for an Australian Student visa

Advantages of an Australian Student Visa

With an Australian study visa, you are granted a lot of benefits. Some of them are listed below. 

  • You get access to quality education
  • Your family members can accompany you 
  • You are allowed to work while you study to cover your living expenses

Eligibility Requirements 

Full-Time Course

An applicant for the Study Visa should have a confirmation of enrolment from an Australian institution.

You should be enrolled in a full-time study course.

Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE)

To get an Australian study permit, you will need to convince that you intend to travel to Australia only for studies, thus making you a Genuine Temporary Entrant

You have to provide enough information to explain that you will return back to your home country after the tenure of your course. 

Good health 

You should be in good health to get a study permit. You can prove the same by providing a certificate issued by paneled


You also need to apply for an Overseas Students Health Cover (OSHC) or health insurance that covers the duration of your course. 

Good Character

You will be required to submit a declaration stating that there are no criminal cases against you and/or you have never been deported from Australia before.