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189 SKILLED INDEPENDENT VISA

This stream is for Points-tested skilled workers who are not sponsored by an employer or family member or nominated by a state or territory government. It allows you to live and work in Australia as a permanent resident (PR).

REQUIREMENTS

Be aged between 18 and 44 inclusive

Have a relevant occupation on the 189 occupation list (MLTSSL)

Have Competent English

Have a suitable skills assessment for the occupation

Lodge an EOI and be invited to apply

Meet the points test pass mark of 65 points (as of 1 July 2018)

Meet health and character requirements