Australian Skilled Visas
National Visas is Australia's leading provider of Australian visa and Australian immigration advice and is regulated by the Australian Government (OMARA). National Visas is a private company and is not affiliated with the Australian Department of Immigration. National Visas charges professional fees to provide a service.
Skilled Migration Visas
There are various types of Skilled Visas for Australia. If you do not understand the details of these visas it can be very confusing to determine the appropriate visa for your situation because there are so many choices and eligibility factors to consider.For example, some Skilled Visas:
- require state government sponsorship;
- are only for people who have studied in Australia;
- Have a 'points test' and require lodgement of an Expression of Interest (EOI).
Our Free Online Assessment can instantly determine what type of Skilled Visa you may be eligible for.
If you then decide to purchase a National Visas service, a qualified Registered Migration Agent will review your profile in detail to ensure that you have the appropriate visa for your situation. By using National Visas you receive the very best Australia visa advice and support for your Australian visa application and have the services of Australia's most experienced Australian visa and Australian immigration experts at your disposal. The National Visas and Australian government fees will depend on what type of visa you are eligible for. If the Free Assessment results indicate that you are not eligible a visa we will recommend an alternative service for you. If you do not want to take advantage of National Visas services, a company regulated by the Australian government − OMARA, you can go directly to the official Australian government site.
What is a skilled visa?
The Skilled Migration Program is an initiative to help to overcome skill shortages within the Australian workforce and to identify individuals who can bring valuable economic benefits to the Australian economy.
Who is this visa for?
If you are a skilled professional, trades person or student graduating from an Australian university, you could qualify for a skilled visa.
Click here to view the eligible skilled occupation list.
Click here to view the requirements for a Skilled Visa EOI and Visa Application.
How long is the processing time of a Skilled Visa and/or Expression of Interest (EOI)?
Skilled Visa and EOI processing times
How much will this visa cost?
Click here to see the costs involved in lodging a Skilled Visa EOI and Visa Application.
- Skilled Visas eligible State Sponsored Occupations
- A guide to how the Skilled Visa points test works
- Click here for information on the SkillSelect process.