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Neo Phoenix Pty Ltd
Lawyers & Registered Migration Agents

We are experienced Solicitors and Registered Migration Agents with a proven track record. We offer personalised service with a reasonable fee structure.

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Visa application costs & processing time


Temporary Work (Skilled) Subclass 457 Visa Charges

The current Visa Application Charge for the Temporary Work (Skilled) Subclass 457 Visa is AU$1,080.

- $1,080 (include Spouse / De Facto Partner or Additional Applicant 18 years and over)

- $270 (include Child or Additional Applicant under 18 years)

A $700 Subsequent Temporary Application Charge (STAC) may also be payable when the visa applicant lodges a visa application for certain temporary visas whilst in Australia. This charge does not apply to the first visa that is granted when the applicant is in Australia. This charge will be paid by each person in an application and is based on your individual temporary visa history. This charge will be paid in addition to any other visa charges that apply to your visa application at the time of lodgement.

The current Nomination Charge is AU$330 per nomination.

The current Standard Business Sponsorship (SBS) Application Charge is AU$420

These fees are subject to change by DIBP – please contact our office for confirmation.

Payment must be made at the time of application and it is non-refundable.

There may be additional fees such as Police Clearance Certificates, Health Examinations, Translations etc which will depend primarily on the your profile.

Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS) Subclass 186 Visa Charges

The Nomination Charge payable to DIBP is AU$540.

The DIBP Visa Application Charge for the ENS Subclass 186 Visa (Permanent Visa) is currently AU$3,670 (for single applicants).

- $1,835 (included Spouse / De Facto Partner or Additional Applicant 18 years and over)

- $920 (included Child or Additional Applicant under 18 years)

Payment must be made at the time of application and it is non-refundable.

There may be additional fees such as Police Clearance Certificates, Health Examinations, Translations etc which will depend primarily on the your profile.


Processing Times

Processing times for all of the above subclasses have blown out due to legislative changes and DIBP staff resources.

The DIBP now publishes statistics on average processing times which are updated monthly -

http://www.border.gov.au/about/access-accountability/service-standards/global-visa-citizenship-processing-times

Processing times are impacted each month by changes in application volumes, seasonal peaks, complex cases, and incomplete applications.


Success Stories

Contact us today for a professional assessment of your business sponsorship eligibility. We can even help you source suitably qualified overseas tradesmen and professionals.

We offer services to manage the Standard Business Sponsor (SBS) process and also handle the Nomination Applications and your employee’s Visa Application. After the applications have been approved by the DIBP our service also comes with our ongoing email support so that if your business wants to sponsor other workers or has other queries we can continue to assist you. We can also assist with the Nomination process for the Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS) Subclass 186 Visa and the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (RSMS) Subclass 187 Visa.

If you are an overseas worker and want to know your eligibility to be sponsored under any of the employer sponsored visa categories please contact us today.



Related Client Testimonials:

We have used the legal services of Andre at My Australian Visa to help us through the visa processes 3 times now. The first time was when I was sponsored by my employer for a 457 Visa. Then as I married an Australian I was unaware of the processes to get a partner visa in Australia. Andre helped us ...

Thanks to Andre and the team from MyAustralianVisa my girlfriend and I are lucky to call ourselves Permanent Residents of Australia! Andre started to assist us back in 2013 with the Sponsorship visa and we just received our employer sponsored permanent residency visa. They were always great to deal ...

I sought the help of Andre and the awesome team at MY AUSTRALIAN VISA for my permanent residency application in October 2016. Upon taking my case Andre advised me to choose the employer nomination scheme ENS (subclass 186) visa as I was on a 457 visa as a metal fabricator. My employer agreed to go ...

Rajesh - Employer Sponsored Permanent Residency - ENS Subclass 186 Visa - TRT Stream

Thanks to Andre, always available, reliable and happy to explain all the circumstances, I have finally got my Australian Permanent Resident Visa. He has started to assist me since 2013 when I applied and successfully got the sponsorship (457Visa) with the business that I'm working for. That day when ...

Mauro - 457 Visa and ENS 186 Visa

I had chance to meet many immigration agents and immigration lawyers, some with good experience but too confident of them self and some other without knowledge of what they was going to do. I met Andre casually when I first arrived here and I chose him to help me out with my visa. He have always ...

Mariano - Standard Business Sponsorship (SBS) Nomination and Subclass 457 Visa Applications

Hi Andre, Thank you for your help and professional support. Now my family and I can plan a better future in Australia. I hardly recommend this immigration lawyer for his professionally, deep knowledge of the law and friendly attitude. We wish you all the best and I really thank you for everything. ...

Dario - 457 Visa - Temporary Residency Employer Sponsored Visa

Dear Andre, I would like to extend my heartiest thanks to you for your sincere effort of helping me with my visa application. Since 2012, when I first contacted you in regard of visa subclass 457, you guided me very well about the processing of my application. With your sincere efforts, ...

Harpreet - Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS) Subclass 186 Visa

My husband and I first met Andre in January 2015 when he gave us a very detailed and knowledgeable overview of our visa options. We felt safe with the service provided by Andre and his colleagues from My Australian Visa due to their reliable and professional work habits and due to the fact that the ...

Julia - ENS Subclass 186 Visa - Employer Sponsored Permanent Residency

I have been extremely lucky and grateful in picking up MyAustralian Visa team as my migration lawyer. Ever since my first meeting with Andre, I was confident that my application is in good hands. MyAustralian Visa team, has been extremely professional and through with their knowledge about the ...

Sahil - ENS Subclass 186 Visa (Direct Entry) - VETASSSESS Skills Assessment – Onshore Applicant

We would like to thank Andre and MYAUSTRALIAN VISA for their excellent services rendered to us in processing our Skilled Nominated 190 visa application. When we met Andre for our initial consultation, he devised a strategy that we should take to maximize our chances of getting the visa grant. We are ...

Hari - Skilled Nominated Subclass 190 Visa - Streamlined Pathway