Australia Skilled Independent Visa subclass 189
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Australia Skilled Independent Visa subclass 189

Australia Skilled Independent Visa subclass 189

The Skilled-Independent visa (subclass 189) is a permanent residence visa for points-tested skilled workers who want to work and live in Australia. The visa is a permanent visa, allowing applicants to remain in Australia indefinitely with full work rights.


  • Must score 60 points.
  • Be aged between 18 and 49 inclusive
  • nominated an occupation that is on the relevant skilled occupation list
  • obtained a suitable skills assessment for that occupation
  • Have Competent English or higher
  • Meet health requirements
  • and character requirements


You can include the following types of family members in your application:

  • Spouses, defacto partners
  • Dependent children
  • Other dependent family members
  • stay in Australia indefinitely
  • work & study in Australia

Please book an appointment with our immigration experts if you need assistance with your Skilled Independent visa application.

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